Japan's public transport is the envy of the world - but outside urban areas, the picture is less rosy. A new World Economic Forum white paper offers a framework for potential solutions.
The overlapping generations in the workplace bring new opportunities for learning and leadership.
Nowadays, it is no longer a fantasy that we can live longer. Life expectancy has nearly doubled in the past 100 years, but ageing is still often viewed as a societal burden.
Technology is key to providing effective care for our increasingly older population, allowing people to live longer - healthily and happily.
From religion to country, there are global trends in spousal age gaps, with women being younger than male partners in every country on average - according to a new Pew Research Center study.
A super-aged population is a natural consequence of longevity. The new challenge is how we can be healthy, active and happy until the end of our lives.
"There are concerns that social care quality may diminish with the use of robots, because robots are incapable of fulfilling the social or emotional needs of older care recipients and may...
Aging is inevitable, but keeping active can slow it down and increase life expectancy. Here are some key tips to stay fit in your 60s.
A study in South Africa has highlighted how unhealthy ageing takes its toll on health and income. But strong social policies can promote healthy ageing and protect the economic well-being...
Concerns about not having enough money in retirement are universal. Global attitudes towards spending and saving highlight worrying patterns among employees worldwide.
Population ageing is driven by three principal forces: declining fertility, increasing longevity, and the progression of large-sized cohorts to older ages.
More than 80% of global GDP is generated by countries with rapidly ageing populations. This fact will have profound consequences both economically and politically - as these countries' ex...
Cohousing for ageing baby boomers offers a greater sense of community. Could this be the key to resolving the fact that 1 in 3 people over age 45 are lonely?
An increasing number of old people is changing Japan’s population dynamics.
Rugby brings a sense of community to Japan's elderly population, whilst also keeping them active.