Ageing population

Ageing population in Pakistan

2019-09-20T17:29:08+00:00 Tags: , |

Pakistan The information on the ageing population in this country is presented under three sections: 1.) Situation of older people, 2.) Key facts  and 3.) Government policies related to older people. In addition, in 2015 HelpAge published Global AgeWatch Index that ranks countries by how well their [...]

Ageing population in Bangladesh

2019-09-20T15:23:01+00:00 Tags: , |

The information on the ageing population in this country is presented under three sections: 1.) Situation of older people, 2.) Key facts  and 3.) Government policies related to older people. In addition, in 2015 HelpAge published Global AgeWatch Index that ranks countries by how well their ageing [...]

Live Long and Prosper: Aging in East Asia and Pacific

2016-12-26T07:12:56+00:00 Tags: , , , , |

The population in East Asia and Pacific is ageing rapidly, raising concerns about the implications for the region’s economic future. Although the region is ageing rapidly, proactive public policy can play an important role in helping it adapt to changing demographics and mitigating the downside risks [...]

Ageing population doesn’t have to be a ‘time bomb’, Asia conference hears

2017-01-04T06:05:50+00:00 Tags: , , , |

UNFPA Asia Pacific Regional Office published a dispatch from the first day of the Conference (1 September 2014), entitled “Ageing population doesn’t have to be a ‘time bomb’, Asia conference hears”. The predicted catastrophe resulting from the rapid ageing [...]