MENARAH (meaning lighthouse in Arabic) brings together those interested in healthy ageing research and policy across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. We aim to raise awareness of ageing within the specific economic and socio-cultural structures of the MENA region. The MENARAH network seeks to conduct research and knowledge mobilisation activities to inform the formulation of policies and practice specific to healthy ageing and the wellbeing of older people and their informal carers in the region.

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Blogs & Commentaries


In August 2022, we met with Professor Lance Dalleck, Western Colorado University, to draw on his vast expertise in researching the role of exercise in enhancing the...