• Welcoming the communique issued by the G7 Health Ministers’ meeting in Kobe earlier this week, Dr Yves Joanette, Chair of the World Dementia Council, said:

    “I am delighted that the G7 Health Ministers have chosen to reaffirm their commitment to taking action to tackle dementia, and have recognised the role of...

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    Published date: 13th September 2016 by World Dementia Council
  • “Dementia is one of the most urgent global health challenges and is not solvable by any one country, organisation or individual alone” says Dr Yves Joanette, Chair of the World Dementia Council. At the first meeting of the independent World Dementia Council (WDC) in Toronto, an ambitious action plan...

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    Published date: 26th July 2016 by World Dementia Council
  • The World Dementia Council has re-formed at a meeting in London, becoming truly globally representative and fully independent in recognition of the urgent need to tackle the global dementia crisis facing us today. The Council has expanded to bring together the broadest range of influential global leaders with expertise and...

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    Published date: 26th February 2016 by World Dementia Council