3-8-2015. Wolfgang Lutz was appointed to the International Panel on Social Progress (IPSP) as lead author and will participate at the panel launch and first meeting, 27-29 Aug 2015 in Istanbul. More information

27-7-2015. The Wittgenstein Centre and the University of Shanghai agreed to closely work together in establishing the Institute for Asian Demographic Research in Shanghai. More information

20-07-2015. In this paper Sanderson and Scherbov show that patterns of aging of men and women with high education are comparatively similar to one another, but quite dissimilar in the low education group. More information

8-7-2015. In their new paper, Raya Muttarak and colleagues show that community participation and strong social networks can aid preparedness to natural disaster such as tsunamis in vulnerable regions. More information