International activity

3. Global Alzheimer’s and Dementia Action Alliance

Global Alzheimer's and Dementia Action Alliance

Alzheimer's Society is a co-founder of the Global Alzheimer's & Dementia Action Alliance (GADAA), alongside Alzheimer's Disease International and others. Alzheimer's Society also hosts the GADAA secretariat via the GADAA Executive Lead, and currently Chairs the GADAA Steering Committee via our CEO Jeremy Hughes.

GADAA brings together a broad range of international NGOs with an aim to transform the lives of people with dementia and those that care for them through building commitment and actions at a national and international level and through the sharing of best practice and learning.The GADAA network is open to international civil society organisations seeking to champion global action on dementia.

Check out the GADAA website to find out more.

New Film


To mark World Alzheimer's Month, GADAA releases the short film, 'And Then I Looked Up Dementia... Women Speak Out'.

Telling the story of women across the world affected by dementia, GADAA's new short highlights that the condition is a global women's health, social care and rights issue that can no longer be ignored.  

More on 'And Then I Looked Up Dementia'