humanitarian response

More at risk: How older people are excluded in humanitarian data (summary)

2019-05-03T17:29:46+00:00 Tags: , , |

This is a summary of the study titled 'More at risk: How older people are excluded in humanitarian data’ commissioned by HelpAge International. The objective of the study was to evaluate existing policies and practices concerning the inclusion of [...]

Missing millions: How older people with disabilities are excluded from humanitarian response

2018-09-07T14:54:53+00:00 Tags: , , , |

This report explores how older people with disabilities' rights and needs are widely overlooked in humanitarian responses. It highlights barriers they face in getting assistance and how these can be overcome. There are also an executive summary and infographic [...]

End the neglect: a study of humanitarian financing for older people

2016-12-26T07:07:28+00:00 Tags: , , , |

Our annual study of humanitarian financing of older people illustrates the failure of the current system to allocate adequate resourcing to address older people’s needs. It offers a sobering analysis of the extent to which older people are being [...]