Ageing in an Unequal World conference

Manchester, England

The British Society of Gerontology 47th Annual Conference 2018 was held at the University of Manchester, England, from 4-6 July 2018.The theme was "Ageing in an Unequal World: Shaping Environments for the 21st Century".

Home-based worker Thailand

Photo: Supranee Tubsakul

Francie Lund, Senior Advisor to WIEGO, was a plenary speaker, alongside Professor Armando Barrientos (University of Manchester) and Professor Peter Lloyd Sherlock (University of East Anglia), on the plenary panel “Ageing in a Global Context”.

Francie presented her paper “Informal workers getting older: Towards a framework for understanding age in relation to work activities”.

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Informal Economy Theme