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Old age income security in the Philippines: Work, family and social protection

2017-12-18T20:31:34+00:00 Tags: , , |

This brief explores how growing older affect a person’s income security in the Philippines. To answer this question, it looks at three of the most important income sources for older people: work, family and social protection. It also draws [...]

Network in Bangladesh

2017-11-17T15:39:32+00:00 Tags: , |

HelpAge Bangladesh Country Office HelpAge has been working with affiliates and partners in Bangladesh since 1991. We set up our Bangladesh country office in 2009 to support older people and their families. We work in several different areas including [...]

Launching of report “Older People’s Associations in East and Southeast Asia: A Four Country Study”

2017-11-02T17:35:16+00:00 Tags: , , , , , |

HelpAge International launched the findings of a study report, Older People’s Associations in East and Southeast Asia: A Four Country Study, conducted by the University of Oxford's Oxford Institute of Population Ageing at the Center for Women and Development [...]

Developing long-term care systems for older people


The training course "Developing long-term care systems for older people" was developed in collaboration with ADB Asian Development Bank (ADB). The course, previously offered in 2015 and 2016, aims to provide participants with a more complete understanding of one of the [...]

Strengthening Public Health Capacities for Responding to Myanmar’s Disease Transition Project

2017-10-30T11:41:14+00:00 Tags: , , , |

Strengthening Public Health Capacity to Respond to Myanmar’s Disease Transition is a project jointly implemented by HelpAge International, University of Public Health (UPH), Yangon, University of Medicine 2, Yangon, and Thammasat University, Thailand. This project is supported [...]