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    • Older people in emergencies: falling through the cracks of emergency responses
    • English
    • 610 kb
    • 2018

    This study takes stock of the progress made and remaining challenges faced by those responding to forced displacement of older South Sudanese people in Uganda and Ethiopia, both in addressing the specific needs of older people and harnessing their capacities. The study looks at how the role of older people changes during displacement and their specific vulnerabilities and coping strategies. It also examines how well the humanitarian response to displacement has included older people, and the role of legal and policy frameworks in ensuring the rights and protection of older people.

    • The role and vulnerabilities of older people in drought in east Africa: progress, opportunities and challenges for a more inclusive humanitarian response
    • English
    • 745 kb
    • 2018

    This study explores how organisations can further support actors involved in drought crises to include older men and women in their responses, focusing on Ethiopia, Kenya and South Sudan.

    • Missing millions: How older people with disabilities are excluded from humanitarian response
    • English
    • 2.6 mb
    • 2018

    This report explores how older people with disabilities' rights and needs are widely overlooked in humanitarian responses. It highlights barriers they face in getting assistance and how these can be overcome.

    • Missing millions: How older people with disabilities are excluded from humanitarian response (executive summary)
    • English
    • 901 kb
    • 2018

    This is the executive summary of a report exploring how older people with disabilities' rights and needs are widely overlooked in humanitarian responses. It highlights barriers they face in getting assistance and how these can be overcome.

    • Missing millions: How older people with disabilities are excluded from humanitarian response (poster)
    • English
    • 821 kb
    • 2018

    This poster brings together the findings and recommendations of the report Missing millions: How older people with disabilities are excluded from humanitarian response.

    • Impact assessment report: Mt Agung, Bali, Indonesia (December 2017)
    • English
    • 1.2 mb
    • 2018

    This report presents the outcome of a Rapid Impact Assessment of communities and key infrastructural elements that are exposed to an eruption of Mt Agung on the island of Bali, Indonesia.

    • Rapid needs assessment of older people: Mt Agung, Bali, Indonesia (December 2017)
    • English
    • 663 kb
    • 2018

    This report contains some of the key findings of the rapid needs assessment carried out in Bali, Indonesia to identify the gaps and needs of older people in relation to the eruption of Mount Agung volcano.

    • Good practice guide: embedding inclusion of older people and people with disabilities in humanitarian policy and practice
    • English
    • 1.2 mb
    • 2018

    This guide shares good practices and challenges that have emerged through the experience of the Age and Disability Capacity Programme (ADCAP) implementing partners in embedding the inclusion of older people and people with disabilities within their humanitarian policies and practices.

    • Humanitarian inclusion standards for older people and people with disabilities (Arabic)
    • Arabic
    • 1.5 mb
    • 2018

    This is the Arabic translation of a publication that brings together standards, key actions and practical guidance for including older people and people with disabilities in emergency responses. It also provides tools and resources, and case studies illustrating how older people and people with disabilities can better participate in humanitarian action.

    • Humanitarian inclusion standards for older people and people with disabilities (French)
    • French
    • 2.7 mb
    • 2018

    This is the French translation of a publication that brings together standards, key actions and practical guidance for including older people and people with disabilities in emergency responses. It also provides tools and resources, and case studies illustrating how older people and people with disabilities can better participate in humanitarian action.

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