10th World Conference on Elder Abuse and WEAAD 2015 Lead-up
The 10th World Conference on Elder Abuse and WEAAD 2015 Lead-up will be held on Wednesday 22 April 2015 at University College Dublin. The theme is 'Advances in elder abuse research, practice & legislation'. Registration closes 15 April 2015. For more information contact: Amanda Phelan tel: 00353 1 7166482 e-mail: Amanda.phelan@ucd.ie.

U3A Walking Festival
Monaghan University of the Third Age (U3A) will host a walking festival on Thursday and Friday 16 and 17 April. More information on the U3A Walking Festival can be found at www.picturesofireland.ie/U3Ahtm or by ringing or texting 00 353 87 3432275.

Building an evidence base for active ageing policies
The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe and the Directorate General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion are organising a seminar 'Building an evidence base for active ageing policies: active ageing index and its potential' in Brussels on Thursday and Friday 16 and 17 April. The seminar will be dedicated to the studies focusing on how to achieve better outcomes through appropriate policies including those that address life course determinants of active and healthy ageing. For more information click here

Social Inclusion Forum
 
The 2015 Annual Social Inclusion Forum will take place at Croke Park, Dublin on Wednesday 25 March. The forum is part of the institutional framework put in place by the ROI Government to support the development of the National Action Plan for Social Inclusion 2007-2016. The theme for this year is social policy innovation for social inclusion. Find out more and register here.