New article coauthored by Dr Dorina Pojani on aging and mobility in Iranian cities
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New article coauthored by Dr Dorina Pojani on aging and mobility in Iranian cities

Internationally, an age-friendly built environment, including safe, affordable, and convenient transportation, has been identified as crucial in enhancing the quality of life for increasingly large numbers of elderly people. This study presents data on the urban travel and mobility patterns of older adults in Shiraz, Iran – a country where the population is ageing faster … Continue reading

Confirmation seminar: Understanding the impact of the regional social-ecological system on human longevity in China
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Confirmation seminar: Understanding the impact of the regional social-ecological system on human longevity in China

Aging is a global challenge due to its substantial socio-economic implications. China, as the largest developing country with the largest elderly population in the world, will be experiencing more pressure against the aging society in the coming decades.  Regional longevity level has been evolving since ancient periods. It is influenced by a multitude of factors … Continue reading