In this fifth edition of Connect newsletter, HelpAge global network members in Asia-Pacific shared their recent activities and programmes. Various stories from the field on nutrition and health, emergency assistance, advocacy on long-term care and implementation of older people’s law are featured. An overview of income security and social pensions in the region, as well as an exclusive interview with Bridget Sleap, reflecting her views from the 10th session of the UN Open-Ended Working Group on Ageing (OEWG), are the two key articles for this edition.


Language: English
Published: HelpAge International, 2019
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