On World Health Day 2016 thousands of Age Demands Action campaigners are calling for diabetes to be tackled early through screening, testing, treatment and education.
Posted: 06 April 2016
As member states, UN agencies and civil society groups gather at the Commission on the Status on Women to promote gender equality, HelpAge International is drawing attention to the lack of data on older women, leaving them vulnerable to violence and discrimination.
Posted: 16 March 2016
As the Syria conflict enters its sixth year, HelpAge International will be working to support older refugees by launching a healthcare programme in Lebanon.
Posted: 15 March 2016
Last week members of the HelpAge EU network joined together in Brussels to call on Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) to recognise and respond to population ageing as a critical issue within development and humanitarian policy.
Posted: 03 March 2016
Dr Giorgi Pkhakadze, HelpAge Internationalís humanitarian health programme manager for Eurasia and the Middle East, has been selected to serve on the UN Secretary-Generalís Independent Accountability Panel (IAP).
Posted: 24 February 2016