Global Action Against Dementia and World Dementia Council: Progress Reports (Dementia Challenge / Department of Health / World Dementia Council / GAAD)

Summary

Coinciding, roughly, with the First Global Ministerial Conference on Global Action Against Dementia, which is currently hosted by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in Geneva between March 16th – 17th 2015, the World Dementia Council (WDC) has released a progress report on Global Action Against Dementia (GAAD). This report summarises the GAAD’s achievements, against five priorities, since the G8 Dementia Summit of December 2013.

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Report on Global Action Against Dementia highlights achievements since Dementia Summit. London: Department of Health / Dementia Challenge / World Dementia Council, March 13th 2015.

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Global Action Against Dementia. Progress Report: December 2013 – March 2015. London: Department of Health / Dementia Challenge / World Dementia Council, March 13th 2015.

World Dementia Council’s Year-On Report 2014/15

See also, the World Dementia Council’s own WDC annual report and review of progress, “one year on”:

“The Council’s initial focus was on finance, global integrated development and open science and data. Over the past year, this has widened to include 2 further priorities, care and risk reduction, to take a more holistic approach to improving dementia prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care”.

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World Dementia Council publishes report reviewing progress in its first year. London: Department of Health / Dementia Challenge / World Dementia Council, March 13th 2015.

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World Dementia Council’s year-on report 2014/15. WDC annual report. London: Department of Health / Dementia Challenge / World Dementia Council, March 13th 2015.

View the Global Action Against Dementia Conference Online

Proceedings of the First World Health Organization Ministerial Conference on Global Action Against Dementia can be followed via the web, in real-time:

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Watch Global Action Against Dementia Conference live. London: Department of Health / Dementia Challenge / World Dementia Council, March 16th 2015.

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First WHO Ministerial Conference on Global Action Against Dementia. Geneva [Switzerland / Online]: World Health Organization, March 2015.

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