PIOJ Says Opportunities Exist to Capitalise On Ageing Population

  • Social Protection Analyst at the Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ), Camille Graham, has underscored the need for continuous dialogue on the implications of the aging population and how to capitalize on opportunities that this group offers to the economy and society.
  • Graham said that citizens and stakeholders “must be mindful of the social, economic and environmental implications of the aging population in Jamaica, what this phenomenon means for all of us and how we can make it work in the best interest of all”.
  • She was addressing a recent ‘Dialogue for Development Series’ public consultation at the Golf View Hotel in Mandeville, themed ‘Ageing and Development: Exploding Myths, Exploring Opportunities’.

(Source: JIS)