How Can We Support The Rights Of Older People to Age-In-Place?

Ryan Woolrych, Judith Sixsmith

Research output: Other contribution


As we continue our look at inclusive approaches to community empowerment, Professors Ryan Woolrych and Judith Sixsmith highlight the key challenges and considerations for designing urban environments for and with older people. This draws on their current cross-national research which seeks to understand the lived experiences of older adults residing in cities in the UK and Brazil.
Original languageEnglish
TypeResearch Article
Media of outputMagazine
Place of PublicationScotland
VolumeSpring/Summer 2017
Publication statusPublished - 26 Jun 2017


  • allotments
  • community empowerment
  • community participation
  • green spaces
  • housing
  • older population
  • placemaking
  • public transport
  • urban design

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