15 June : World awareness day against elder abuse
Several organisations in the EU and in the world marked the World awareness day against elder abuse on 15 June. It was officially recognized by the United Nations in December 2011.
AGE Platform Europe launched a press release : Stop elder abuse: AGE calls for an EU quality framework for long-term care to support the wellbeing and dignity of older people
WeDO partners were involved and sent a press release as well:
- Ireland: conference organised by the Health Services Executive
- INPEA network: Conference in Prague