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Together in old age: Older people’s associations (OPAs) in enhancing local development

2017-01-24T09:22:09+00:00 Tags: , , |

Older people's association (OPAs) are multi-functional, community-based organisations which are providing to be effective ways of improving the well-being of older people, their families and communities. This video reflects their experience in Asia (China, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, [...]

Aging in Asia: Findings from New and Emerging Data Initiatives

2016-12-26T13:13:34+00:00 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

This volume of papers looks at the main topics of ageing to help in the formulation of evidence-based policy address population ageing. Examples come from five nations: India, China, Japan, Thailand, and Indonesia. Language: English Published: National Academies Press [...]

The Changing Well-being of Thai Elderly- An Update from the 2011 Survey of Older People in Thailand

2016-12-26T13:20:36+00:00 Tags: , , , , , |

This report written by John Knodel, Vipan Prachuabmoh, and Napaporn Chayovan, gives an updated report of older people in Thailand. It lays out important insights on the situation of older people regarding income security, health, care, living situations and [...]

Older People Association’s infographic – Asia

2016-12-26T13:49:17+00:00 Tags: , , , , , , , |

Older people associations are sustainable, self-managed, multi-functional, community led organisations which aim to enhance equitable and inclusive local development. The info graphic displays information on establishing OPA and enhancing local development through OPA building. Language: English Published: HelpAge International, [...]