• 08-JUN-2012

Awareness and Assistance for Women Facing Age-related Diseases

The 2012 European year of active ageing seeks to highlight the challenges facing older people and to promote ways of assisting them to lead healthier and more active lives. This week the EPP Group has held a hearing looking at the issue of women and age-related diseases. The hearing brought together MEPs, researchers, NGOs and other stakeholders and experts in order to develop a stronger and more cohesive approach to this issue. Available material includes an edited package.