About us

International Longevity Centre-South Africa (ILCSA) is a not-for-profit research, education and policy organisation which focuses on challenges and opportunities of population ageing, the promotion of healthy and productive ageing, and the optimisation of older persons' participation in society. ILCSA is located at The Albertina and Walter Sisulu Institute of Ageing in Africa (IAA) at the University of Cape Town, but operated jointly with the Optentia Research Focus Area: Ageing and Generational Dynamics in Africa Programme at North-West University, Vaal Triangle Campus in Gauteng. ILCSA is a member of in the International Longevity Center Global Alliance.