Myanmar

Strengthening Public Health Capacities for Responding to Myanmar’s Disease Transition Project

2017-10-30T11:41:14+00:00 Tags: , , , |

Strengthening Public Health Capacity to Respond to Myanmar’s Disease Transition is a project jointly implemented by HelpAge International, University of Public Health (UPH), Yangon, University of Medicine 2, Yangon, and Thammasat University, Thailand. This project is supported [...]

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 [...]

Myanmar’s national forum on universal social pension held in Pyidaungsu Hluttaw

2017-03-28T11:52:29+00:00 Tags: , , , |

On 16 March, 2017, a forum to raise the awareness among parliamentarians on Myanmar’s National Universal Social Pension Scheme was held in Pyidaungsu Hluttaw. The Government of Myanmar will be funding and rolling out the first Universal National Social Pension [...]