Older people denied right to health and risk being left behind in push towards universal health coverage, new Global AgeWatch Insights reveals
As the global population ages, health systems need to adapt to ensure older women and men can realise their right to health, new Global AgeWatch Insights report reveals
Posted: 12 December 2018
On Friday 28 September a massive 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, causing a tsunami of six-metre high waves to surge through the coastal city of Palu
Posted: 04 October 2018
Thousands of older activists in more than 25 countries globally are meeting, marching, demonstrating and calling on their governments to recognise and support their human rights, this Monday 1 October, UN International Day of Older Persons (IDOP18).
Posted: 01 October 2018
Agencies that respond to disasters and emergencies still exclude older people, including those that live with disabilities, according to two new studies by the Humanitarian Policy Group of the Overseas Development Institute.
Posted: 13 August 2018
Older people invited by HelpAge International are at the United Nations in New York this week, taking part in the ninth session of the Open-ended Working Group on Ageing (OEWG).
Posted: 23 July 2018