The Columbia Aging Center at Senior Planet

March 3, 2015  Senior Planet interviewed Associate Director Ruth Finkelstein about the qualities of age-friendly cities and highlights several examples of initiatives undertaken to improve safety, accessibility, and social and health services in cities around the world. She discusses the importance of broadening opportunities for older adults to stay active and engaged in their community and the need for a global accountability to involve older people in city-planning efforts. Click the image below to watch the video of Dr. Finkelstein's talk.