age-inclusiveness

I can be a resource and contribute towards disaster risk reduction

2018-09-07T14:47:58+00:00 Tags: , , , |

Older people make up approximately 9% of the Myanmar population. Evidence shows that they are disproportionately affected by disasters – a result of their increased physical vulnerability, the belief that they are a burden rather than an asset in [...]

Plenary Statement Stakeholder Group for Older People at Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

2017-05-25T08:35:59+00:00 Tags: , , |

Plenary Statement Stakeholder Group for Older People Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction Cancun, Mexico 24 May 2014 - Cancun, Mexico Ladies and Gentleman, thank you for giving the floor to the Stakeholder Group for Older People. Today, for [...]