The Minister for the Senior Citizens and Active Ageing met with the Chamber of Commerce to discuss the role of the elderly in their quality of life. The meeting launched a series of meetings with the aim to promote active ageing.
Minister for the Senior Citizens and Active Ageing Michael Farrugia was accompanied for the meeting be permanent secretary Matthew Vella and Chief Executive Dr. Renzo Degabriele.
The elderly has been amongst the most affected by the pandemic. Numbers show that the elderly are amongst the highest percentage of COvid-19 deaths.