International Conference on Ageing in Yerevan

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Experience of Caritas Georgia in the development of Home Care in Georgia was presented at the International Conference on Ageing in Yerevan

An International Conference on Ageing was held in Yerevan on September 27 and 28 of 2016. It was organized by the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs of Armenia in cooperation with Caritas Armenia, UN Population Fund and Swiss Red Cross in Armenia.  Minister of Labor and Social Affairs of Armenia Mr. Artem Asatryan and Permanent Coordinator of UN in Armenia Mr. Bredly Boosetto addressed participants of the Conference with the welcoming speech.  The conference heard reports and presentations of the representatives of government bodies and NGOs on the social and economic consequences of Ageing.

Caritas Georgia Health and Social Care Program Manager Gaioz Kubaneishvili and Head of Social Program`s Department of Tbilisi City Hall Mr. Davit Gubelidze,  that participated in the work of the conference, presented information on Caritas Georgia experience  in the development  of Home Care in Georgia and cooperation with the local bodies of governance.