HelpAge International has deployed over 200 staff and volunteers to eight communes in the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince to work in cholera prevention with at-risk communities. These include nurses, community support workers and volunteer home-based carers.
Posted: 18 November 2010
Twenty leaders of older people’s associations from Asian countries and HelpAge Network members have called for G20 action to build societies for all ages.
Posted: 12 November 2010
HelpAge International in Kyrgyzstan is hosting a large celebration in Bishkek for World Diabetes Day 2010.
Posted: 11 November 2010
A HelpAge International study has found just 0.2% of humanitarian funding is allocated specifically for older people during emergencies.
Posted: 09 November 2010
13 Latin American countries have openly and directly supported a motion to work towards a regional convention on the rights of older people.
Posted: 02 November 2010