Friday, November 22 / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Theatre Hall

Session 142
Long-Term Care and Wellbeing in Later Life: The Role of Self Agency, and Formal and Informal Systems

Chair: Gloria Chepngeno-Langat, University of Southampton

1. Vieillissement et représentation de la maison de retraite en Afrique du Nord : le cas de la Tunisie*Sofiane Bouhdiba, Faculté des Sciences Humaines et Sociales de Tunis.

2. Family Caregiving to the Elderly: Positive Experiences of Caregivers in Two Urban Poor Communities in Accra, GhanaFrank Kyei-Arthur, University of Environment and Sustainable Development, Somanya, Ghana; Samuel Codjoe, University of Ghana; Delali Badasu, Regional Institute for Population Studies; Deborah Atobrah, Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana.

3. Intergenerational Cultural Programs for Older People in Long-Term Care Institutions: East Africa CaseEnos Omondi, HelpAge International; Roseline Kihumba, HelpAge International; Prafulla Mishra, HelpAge International; Emily Kemigisha, HelpAge International.

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