Publications 2018-01-17T14:12:39+00:00

Healthy lives and wellbeing for all at all ages

This briefing outlines the challenges faced by older people in accessing health services and provides recommendations for how policies can help overcome them. It also outlines how data systems must adapt to monitor progress on [...]

Tabriz statement at Regional Forum on Policy Implication of Population Ageing

The Ministry of Cooperatives Labour and Social Welfare of the Islamic Republic of Iran, in collaboration with UNFPA and HelpAge International held a Regional Forum on Policy Implications of Population Ageing in Tabriz in July [...]

World Population Prospect 2017: Key Findings and Advance Tables

The 2017 Revision of the World Population Prospects is the 25th round of official United Nations population estimates and projections, which have been prepared since 1951 by the Population Division of the Department of Economic and [...]

Entitled to the same rights

Entitled to the same rights focuses on older women’s right to non-discrimination and equality, and their right to freedom from violence, abuse and neglect, reflecting the themes of discussion at the 8th session of UN Open-ended [...]

World Population Ageing 2015 – Highlights

  This report is the fifth in the series World Population Ageing. The first report was released in 2002 in conjunction with the Second World Assembly on Ageing. The present report, provides a description of [...]

Voice of Senior Citizens – May 2017

  This is a monthly newsletter from Ageing Nepal. The newsletter features a wide range of activities and programmes conducted  by Ageing Nepal and its collaborative partners. You can find back issues from resources section on [...]

How data systems leave older people behind

This report examines the opportunities and challenges involved in gathering, analysing and making available to decision-makers, practitioners, and older people themselves, the high quality data needed to ensure the inclusion of older populations in global [...]

Investing in an ageing world: shifting debates from costs to investments

Our world is ageing and, in some countries and regions, rapidly. The fact that people now live longer, in better health, and generally in better conditions than ever before is a remarkable success story. But [...]

Changing population ages structures and sustainable development: Ten key findings and recommendations

This paper was prepared by the Population Division of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs as a contribution to the 50th session of the Commission on Population and Development, 3-7 April 2017, [...]

AgeNews No. 21

In this edition, we feature a recent study on income security and an interview with Dr Bazlul Haque Khondker, an expert economist from Bangladesh discussing social protection. We also report meetings to push forward universal [...]

Regional newsletter

AgeNews was changed to "Connect"!
In this issue of our refresh newsletter, we feature National Transfer Accounts (NTA) - a methodology to measure the flows of economic resources across the generations. Let's explore how NTA can support policie on ageing.


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