IFA Virtual Town Hall Chat Summary 16 October 2020
- Go Mobile Digital Plans for Older People
- Mobile Access for Seniors
- The Global Alliance for the Rights of Older People
- Singapore Ministry of Social and Family Development – Befriending Service
Thelma Kay is the former Chief of the Social Development Division, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) and also former Senior Advisor on Ageing Issues , Ministry of Social and Family Development , Singapore.
Ms Kay was educated at the National University of Singapore and the London School of Economics and Political Science. Ms Kay was a faculty member at the Department of Sociology, National University of Singapore. At UNESCAP she was in charge of regional implementation and monitoring of global and regional mandates on social development, social protection, gender equality and ageing (MIPAA).
Ms Kay has served on the board of entities of global and regional organizations (such as UNESCO, Asian Institute of Technology) . She is currently an advisor/ consultant to governments, regional bodies ( such as the Asian Development Bank ) , international organizations and UN entities, and country representative of the Active Ageing Consortium for Asia and Pacific .