Environment and Gerontology

Conveners

Mark del Aguila

Swansea University, UK

markdelaguila@gmail.com

Aims

To improve understanding of interrelationships between elderly people and their built and natural surroundings, and to help create environments responsibe to their needs; to facilitate communication among those concerned with the relationships between people and their physical environment; to stimulate research and innovation for improving human well-being and the physical environment; and to promote the integration of research, education, policy and practice.

Activities

Holding network meetings of IAPS

19 Alexandria 2006, and IAPS 21 Leipzig 2010.