Myanmar

Study on accessing healthcare by the older population in Myanmar

2017-03-17T11:35:57+00:00 Tags: , , , |

This study analyses the health seeking behaviour and utilisation of healthcare services among older people. Further, it identifies and examines barriers to healthcare access along several dimensions including: availability, geographic accessibility, affordability and acceptability. These dimensions of accessibility are [...]

Community-Based Social Protection in the Dry Zone, Myanmar

2016-12-26T07:05:16+00:00 Tags: , , , |

HelpAge International (Myanmar Country Office), with funding from LIFT donor consortium, has embarked on a three-year project to expand social protection to vulnerable households in Myanmar’s central dry zone. The project seeks to strengthen community and government capacity to [...]

The situation of older people in Myanmar: A summary report

2016-12-26T10:45:52+00:00 Tags: , , |

This summary offers insights into the demographic trends driving rapid ageing in Myanmar. It is published by HelpAge in collaboration with Myanmar’s Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement with support from UNFPA. Language: English Published: HelpAge International, East [...]