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LARNA Network Meeting | University of Havana

The Conference “LIFE-LONG LEARNING AND ACTIVE AND PARTICIPATORY AGEING” was held on 23-26 May, 2017 in University of Havana, Cuba. The conference, under the chairmanship of Professor...


6th LARNA Conference Report

The VI Latin American Research Network on Ageing (LARNA) Congress and the II Congress ABRUNATI, held in Ponta Grossa, Brazil, October 4th – 7th 2016, were a great success. More than 500 deleg...


Eli Crespo | Universidad Mayor de San Andres, La Paz, Bolivia, passes away

It was with deep sadness that I learned of the sudden and most untimely death of my colleague Eli Crespo from the Universidad Mayor de San Andres, La Paz, Bolivia. I first met Eli at our LARNA conf...


6th LARNA Conference

The 6th LARNA (Latin American Research Network on Ageing) Conference will be held at the State University of Ponta Grossa, Brazil, from 4 to 6 October 2016. The Latin America Research Network on...


Master Classes at the University of Malaga

The Institute's Co-director, Dr. George W. Leeson, and Associate Research Fellow, Professor Alejandro Klein, have been visiting the University of Malaga, Spain, this week May 9th - 13th. Bot...


Second LARNA Workshop | La Paz, Bolivia

The 2nd LARNA workshop was held in La Paz, Bolivia on March 9th -11th 2016. This was attended by 80 delegates, mainly from Bolivia, but also with representatives from Mexico, Argentina, Peru and Pa...


Institute's Partnerships and Research Programmes in Mexico

The International Strategy Office at Oxford University has released a publication on long-standing Mexico-Oxford partnerships, featuring the Latin American Network on Ageing, directed by Dr George ...


Dr George Leeson appointed Visiting Professor of Demography at the University of Guanajuato, Mexico

Dr George Leeson has been appointed Visiting Professor of Demography at the University of Guanajuato - Leon,  Mexico George Leeson coordinates LARNA, the Latin American Research Networ...


Third International LARNA Conference and Network Meeting

From the 10th to 11th November, the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing under the leadership of Dr George Leeson will be holding the 3rd LARNA Conference in 'Ageing in Latin America ...


'Ageing in Latin America': LARNA Conference, Mexico City, 6-8 October 2010

The second Oxford Institute of Ageing’s LARNA (Latin American Research Network on Ageing) conference is being held at the National Autonomous University of Mexico in Mexico City from 6 to 8 O...


Oxford Conference a "First for Latin America"

The  Latin American Conference on Ageing in Latin America, held at the National Autonomous University of Mexico in Mexico City and organised by Oxford Institute of Ageing’s LARNA (Latin ...


Building the Research Agenda in Mexico

In April 2011, Dr George W Leeson, Co-Director, Oxford Institute of Population Ageing and Dr Alejandro Klein, Univ of Guanajuato-Leon (Mexico) continued to develop the research activities of the OI...


Ageing in Latin America and the Caribbean: Changes in Social Structure and Family Roles, Images of Ageing and the Public Policy Agenda

The Third LARNA Conference 'Ageing in Latin America and the Caribbean: Changes in Social Structure and Family Roles, Images of Ageing and the Public Policy Agenda,' hosted by the ...


British Academy Support for Demographic Ageing in Latin America

Dr George W Leeson, Deputy Director of the Oxford Institute of Ageing has just been awarded a British Academy Grant to carry out a scoping study of demographic ageing in Latin Americ...