• The World Dementia Council will meet in full for the 15th time later this week. This particular meeting of council members will be, like most other gatherings at the current time, be conducted in a virtual setting due to the ongoing Covid-19 emergency.

    Council members and associate members will gather this Friday...

    Categories: Updates
    Published date: July 2020 by World Dementia Council
  • 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 Professor Kiyoshi Kurokawa and Shunichiro Kurita

    Looking back on the G20 Japan 2019

    Japan’s presidency of the G20 2019 has come to an end. Discussions at the G20 Health Ministers’ Meeting held in Okayama Prefecture on October 19th and 20th, 2019, focused on three themes: the achievement of UHC, response...

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