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Part consultancy, part thinktank, part social enterprise, Halcyon helps you prepare for and respond to personal, organisational and societal change.

Halcyon's 52:52:52 campaign on Twitter will help you address 52 issues with 52 responses over 52 weeks.

To be a catalyst is the ambition most appropriate for those who see the world as being in constant change, and who, without thinking that they control it, wish to influence its direction - Theodore Zeldin

Ageing

What's Changing? - Isolation
Isolation
Halcyon Identifies 1 December 2018

 

Please see selected recent isolation-related change below.

 

See also: Halcyon Isolation Headlines

 

November 2018

EDG: Enhanced Ageing
Ageing
Halcyon Impacts 5 November 2018

 

This paper is an evolving examination of issues around, and responses to, the challenge or improving the lives of and caring for elders, on the emotional, mental, physical, practical, spiritual levels.

 

Pre 2018

What's Changing? - Education
Education
Halcyon Identifies 5 November 2018

 

Please see recent education-related change below.

 

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October 2018

What Changed This Week? Halcyon Identifies 12 May 2018
52 Issues - Ageing Halcyon Identifies 5 November 2017

 

Halcyon provides you with key new ageing-related content from businesses, media, governments, thinktanks, academia and futurists. Please contact us to help you answer the following questions: what’s going on, what might come next, why should you care and what can you do about it?

On the Singularity Halcyon In Kal… 25 April 2016

Many are imagining, some even planning for, the coming of the "singularity". Some are for, some against, many others sceptical that it could ever arrive.

Ray Kurzweil, who inter alia works on Google's machine learning project, predicts that by 2029, humans will be extending their lives considerably or even indefinitely. He also believes the human brain could be enhanced by tiny robotic implants that connect to cloud-based computer networks to give us 'God-like' abilities.

On Birthdays Halcyon In Kal… 14 May 2015

My heart is like a singing bird, whose nest is in a watered shoot.

My heart is like an apple-tree, whose boughs are bent with thick-set fruit.

My heart is like a rainbow shell that paddles in a halcyon sea.

My heart is gladder than all these.

Because my love is come to me.

Raise me a dais of silk and down.

Hang it with vair and purple dyes.

Carve it in doves and pomegranates.

Ageing trends towards 2050
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Halcyon In Future 21 January 2014

Within next 10 years, there will be 1 billion older people worldwide. By 2050 nearly one in five people in developing countries will be over 60. Check out this infographic by HelpAge International, an agency that helps older people lead dignified and healthy lives to see how the world demographic will change in the coming years. Delve into the latest data on ageing via the HelpAge International website.

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We don't stop playing because we grow old- We grow old because we stop playing - George Bernard Shaw

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