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HelpAge India responds to devastating floods in Chennai

HelpAge India is responding to the floods in Chennai after the city of 4.6 million people experienced the heaviest rainfall in a century.

Posted: 07 December 2015

World AIDS Day: HIV services not equipped for rapidly ageing AIDS epidemic

As access to anti-retroviral treatment (ART) grows, the population living with HIV is rapidly ageing, yet care services are ill-equipped for older people.

Posted: 01 December 2015

HelpAge launches low-cost tool for assessing older peoples humanitarian needs locally

HelpAge International has launched a low-cost, simple tool that can assess older peoples needs and vulnerabilities in the event of a humanitarian crisis.

Posted: 24 November 2015

Burundi refugees at risk in overcrowded Tanzania camps

As refugees continue to flee violence and uncertainty in Burundi, the camps where they seek sanctuary in Tanzania are becoming increasingly overstretched.

Posted: 24 November 2015

More than a quarter of older Moldovans have suffered abuse

One in four (28.6%) of older people in Moldova have been victim of violence or abuse, according to a new study from HelpAge International and the National Centre for Demographic Research.

Posted: 12 November 2015

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