Visit by Korean delegation from Bucheon City
The Project teams of the Jockey Club Age-friendly City Project (“JCAFC Project") received a 16-member Korean delegation from Bucheon City on 29 August 2017 in The Chinese University of Hong Kong to exchange views on building an age-friendly city. The delegation members included government officials, Council member, university professor, and representatives from senior welfare organisations.
In the meeting, JCAFC Project teams introduced the Project and shared experiences of conducting baseline assessment, ambassador training, development of action plans and implementation of district-based programmes in collaboration with district stakeholders, and joining the World Health Organization Global Network of Age-friendly Cities and Communities. The Korean delegation introduced Bucheon City Hall and its senior welfare division. Both parties exchanged views on various age-friendly issues and were benefited from the visit.