• World Dementia Council Calls For More Care and Support For People Living With Dementia

    The World Dementia Council (WDC) has today published a Statement on the importance of care and support for those affected by dementia and their families. The Global Care and Support Statement (“Global Care Statement”), which has been...

    Categories: Announcements
    Published date: 25th May 2017 by World Dementia Council
  • BILL GATES JOINS BATTLE AGAINST DEMENTIA

    World Dementia Council welcomes boost for research on disease-modifying therapies

     

    Respected philanthropist Bill Gates has invested $50 million in the Dementia Discovery Fund (DDF). This is Mr Gates’ first investment in dementia research, and a personal one, sparked by experience of Alzheimer’s in...

    Categories: Press Releases
    Published date: 13th November 2017 by World Dementia Council
  • WDC Chair, Yves Joanette, participated in the 2017 World Health Summit in Berlin, Germany on 15th to 17th October. 

    WDC Chair, Yves Joanette, participated in the World Health Summit 2017 in Berlin, Germany on 15th to 17th October. The theme of the meeting was Science – Innovation – Policies....

    Categories: Events
    Published date: 19th October 2017 by World Dementia Council