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South East Asia disasters: Relief efforts continue

With another typhoon is expected to hit the Philippines capital Manila, and a further earthquake under the sea near Indonesia last week, HelpAge and partners are continuing their vital relief work in South East Asia.

Posted: 30 October 2009

DEC launches South East Asia appeal

The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) is launching an appeal for the victims of the recent floods and earthquakes in East Asia.

Posted: 06 October 2009

HelpAge responds to South East Asia earthquake and typhoon

HelpAge International and its partners are responding to the natural disasters that have hit South East Asia in the last few days. We are working with local partners to provide relief assistance to those affected.

Posted: 02 October 2009

Age United: Older people against age discrimination

As the global ageing population grows, the number of older women and men who experience discrimination will increase if action is not taken. Thats this years message from Age Demands Action, an international campaign.

Posted: 24 September 2009

HelpAge International denounces land-grabbing in Bolivia

HelpAge International has denounced the increase in appropriation, or landgrabbing of older peoples property in the communities of the Yungas and of the Altiplano (high plateau) of La Paz in Bolivia.

Posted: 23 September 2009

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