Philippines

The Philippine Social Pension at Four Years: Insights and Recommendations

2017-02-24T16:26:38+00:00 Tags: , , , , |

This report looks at the successes and challenges of the first four years of the Philippine social pension, studying the impact of the scheme and the methods of implementation. Language: English Published: The Coalition of Services of the Elderly [...]

Communal garden managed by older people

2017-05-12T23:03:48+00:00 Tags: , , , , |

HelpAge-COSE helped older people organised as a group or association. They trained older people and introduced age-friendly or disaster-resilient livelihood and other activities. Language: Filipino and English Published: HelpAge International and the Coalition of Services of the Elderly (HelpAge-COSE), [...]

PNoy signs law for automatic PhilHealth coverage for senior citizens

2017-01-04T06:03:35+00:00 Tags: , , , |

11 November 2014 - Manila, the Philippines President Benigno Aquino III signed into law a measure granting automatic, lifetime membership of senior citizens to Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth). In a statement Tuesday, Senator Ralph Recto, principal author of [...]