advocacy

Social issues are everyone’s issues – Learn from a Thai disability advocate

2019-11-05T10:13:12+00:00 Tags: , , , |

    What was the experience of disability groups in advocating for their rights in Thailand and at the international level? In 1981, when the UN announced the International Year of Disability, the disability movement began at all levels in [...]

Fair guidelines: four steps towards a UN convention on the rights of older people

2019-06-06T11:48:41+00:00 Tags: , , , |

These guidelines are for civil society organisations wishing to influence their governments to support a convention. They emphasise the importance of involving older people in your advocacy activities, both as a matter of principle, and because older people are the [...]

Good Practices and Barriers in the Use of Data for Policy and Advocacy On Ageing in Asia-Pacific

2016-12-26T07:12:19+00:00 Tags: , , , , , |

This report provides a wide range of good practice examples where the use of data has had a positive effect on the policy and programming process. It also looks at strategies for overcoming barriers to and promoting the uptake [...]