Tuesday, November 19 / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Theatre Hall

Session 33
Ageing and Care in Africa: Policies, Intentions and Realities

Chair: Nathalie Sawadogo, Université Joseph Ki-Zerbo
Discussant: Stephen Ojiambo Wandera, Makerere University

1. Social-Cultural Processes of Feeding Patterns and Nutrition Supplement Use in Southwestern NigeriaIsaac Adedeji, University of Ibadan; Kabiru Salami, University of Ibadan.

2. Factors Associated with Older Persons’ Physical Health in Rural UgandaFred Maniragaba, Makerere University; Abel Nzabona, Centre for Basic Research, Kampala; John Bosco Asiimwe, Makerere University; Emmanuel Bizimungu, International Food Policy Research Institute, Kampala, Uganda.; John A Mushomi, African Institute for Development Policy; James Ntozi, Makerere University; Betty Kwagala, Makerere University.

3. Pension vieillesse et pauvreté des personnes âgées au Cameroun*Marcel Nkoma, Ministry of Economy, Planning and regional develpment.

4. Experience of Burden of Care among Adult Caregivers of Elderly Persons in Oyo State, NigeriaOludoyinmola O. Ojifinni, School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences University of the Witwatersrand; Obioma C. Uchendu, University of Ibadan.

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