The Oxford Institute of Population Ageing has collaborative agreement with Optentia, North West University, South Africa; The Institute for Population and Development Studies, Xi’an Jiaotong University; The Department of Governance and Development, University of Guanajuato & Leon, Mexico; and The General Graduate School, CHA University, Republic of Korea.
The mission of the Optentia Research Focus Area is to develop and organise knowledge for the optimal expression of individual, social and institutional potential, with specific interest in the African context.
The Department of Governance and Development at the University of Guanajuato & Leon in Mexico is collaborating with our LARNA Research Network to develop research and capacity building around the key challenges of population change.
The Oxford Institute of Population Ageing has established a five year agreement with the Institute for Population and Development Studies, Xi’an Jiaotong University.
International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU) initiative on Ageing, Longevity
and Health is collaboration between eleven of the world’s leading research intensive
universities. The Ageing, Longevity and Health Theme is the longest theme of the
Alliance with collaborations from 2006 to the present. The Institute has held the Chair of this theme twice; 2006-2009, and 2017-2019.
The Oxford Institute of Population Ageing has established a three year agreement with the Korean Health Promotion Institute, Seoul, South Korea.
The agreement will establish a framework within which co-operation may be developed between the two Institutes. Co-operation between the two units may include such activities as:
- Knowledge and information exchange on health promotion and disease prevention and population ageing.
- Joint research based activities, and related workshops, seminars, conferences and public lectures.
- Assistance in capacity building of the Korean healthcare workforce.