• At a European Parliament lunch debate on 18 February, hosted by Christophe Hansen MEP, Alzheimer Europe (AE) launched a new report presenting updated prevalence rates for dementia in Europe.

    The Alzheimer Europe Yearbook 2019 adds to growing international evidence that healthier lifestyles are reducing the overall prevalence rate of dementia....

    Categories: Updates
    Published date: February 2020 by World Dementia Council
  • by Lenny Shallcross

    At the beginning of the last decade, in the summer of 2010, the trial for Semagacestat was canned. It was the story of the decade. There are good reasons to hope that it will not be the story of this decade. We are making progress. From the...

    Categories: Blogs
    Published date: January 2020 by World Dementia Council
  • Since this blog was published, the ADI International Conference has been postponed due to the Coronavirus outbreak in East Asia. The conference will now take place on 10-12 December 2020 in Singapore.

    by Paola Barbarino

    With ADI’s 34th International Conference taking place in Singapore in just two months’ time, I...

    Categories: Blogs
    Published date: January 2020 by World Dementia Council