China

Launching of report “Older People’s Associations in East and Southeast Asia: A Four Country Study”

2017-11-02T17:35:16+00:00 Tags: , , , , , |

HelpAge International launched the findings of a study report, Older People’s Associations in East and Southeast Asia: A Four Country Study, conducted by the University of Oxford's Oxford Institute of Population Ageing at the Center for Women and Development [...]

Older People’s Associations in East and Southeast Asia: A Four Country Study

2017-11-13T09:47:36+00:00 Tags: , , , , |

Older people's associations (OPAs) have been established in different countries in East and Southeast Asia for more than 10 years. In 2015, the University of Oxford (Oxford Institute of Population Ageing) commissioned by Age International, the World Health Organization [...]

Network in China

2017-07-20T14:24:22+00:00 Tags: , , |

Ageing China Development Centre (ACDC)  HelpAge has been working with partners in China for more than a decade to improve older people's financial security, healthcare and social participation. Our work in Shaanxi and Sichuan provinces aims to tackle the poverty, health [...]

Aging of the labor force and technical efficiency in crop production: Evidence from Liaoning province, China

2016-12-26T10:02:24+00:00 Tags: , , , , |

The purpose of this paper is to analyze the extent of aging in the agricultural labor force and its effect on farm production in a province of China. Language: English Authors: Min Li and Terry Sicular Published: Emerald Group Publishing [...]

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 [...]