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Age Demands Action campaigners celebrate International Day of Older Persons

16 October 2015

Thousands of older people around the world came together on 1 October to celebrate the 25th International Day of Older Persons. Age Demands Action (ADA) campaigners raised awareness of the importance of protecting the rights of older people under a... Keep reading (1 Comment)

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Celebration and success in Pakistan on older people's rights

20 November 2014

On 1 October around the world, International Day of Older Persons is celebrated. Older people worldwide around the world call for age-friendly services and protection of their rights. This year, the celebration continued throughout October, as Internation Keep reading

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Age Demands Action in Bangladesh: Achievements of older people

06 November 2014

Begining of a Global Movemnet Bangladesh was one of the first countries to get involved in the Age Demands Action (ADA) campaign which began in 2007. Older people in Bangladesh started to raise their voices in support of their rights and have... Keep reading (4 Comments)

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Age Demands Action in India: Campaigning for better pensions

17 October 2013

On 1 October, the UN International Day of Older Persons, HelpAge India took part in Age Demands Action. Federations of older people got together and demanded their basic rights and, specifically - improved access to India's old age pension... Keep reading

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The countdown to Age Demands Action begins!

12 September 2013

On 1 October, the United Nations International Day of Older Persons, older people campaign against injustice and age discrimination as part of our Age Demands Action (ADA) campaign. This year, 58 countries will take part, with countries such as... Keep reading (1 Comment)

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