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Older people’s associations in Asia: Strengths and key factors for sustainability and replication

Older people’s associations (OPAs) offer an approach for inclusive, sustainable community development that actively engages the growing population of older people. In order to assess how effectively OPAs are meeting the needs of older people, [...]

Access to age-assistive technology: A resilience building measure for older people (Executive summary)

This is summary of the study commissioned by HelpAge International. The objective of the study was to explore the intersection between age and disability and the use of assistive technology (AT) by older people in both [...]

Access to age-assistive technology: A resilience building measure for older people (report)

The objective of the study, commissioned by HelpAge International, was to explore the intersection between age and disability and the use of assistive technology (AT) by older people in both emergency response and as a [...]

Longevity Risk and Social Old-Age Protection in Malaysia

This publication highlights critical issues currently facing the existing social protection arrangements for the old-age citizens. It provides a set of strategies and options for creating coherence between the different providers to close the coverage [...]

Connect no.7 (Asia Pacific newsletter)

This is the seventh edition of 'Connect' newsletter. It features stories from India, Indonesia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand and Vietnam. Learn about new and interesting projects by HelpAge and our global network members in the [...]

Keeping our dignity

This report collates responses from a consultation with older people on these two key human rights: access to justice, and work and access to the labour market. These are topics for discussion at the eleventh session [...]

World Population Ageing Highlights 2019

The World Population Ageing Highlights 2019 presents the key findings of a larger and more comprehensive report on the same topic that will become available later this year. The Highlights conclude with a set of [...]

Connect no. 6 (Asia Pacific newsletter)

This sixth issue of Connect newsletter includes the latest research findings on older Cambodians, emergency responses in India and Indonesia, health and care forum in China, and exclusive interview with a Thai disability advocate. Language: [...]

Infographic: Regional strategy for age-inclusive disaster risk management 2019-2030

In almost every disaster we have witnessed, older people have been disproportionately affected. In many cases older people were invisible or their particular needs were subsumed in the maelstrom of responses to those disasters. Preparedness [...]

Age-inclusive disaster risk reduction toolkit

This "Age-Inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction" toolkit provides practical information, tools, formats and examples which help in making any DRR intervention inclusive. The toolkit includes ageing policies and frameworks, age-inclusion in risk assessment and mapping, age-inclusive [...]

Regional newsletter

'Connect' newsletter no.7 is now available for download. find stories from India, Indonesia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand and Vietnam. Learn about new and interesting projects by HelpAge and our global network members in the Asia Pacific.

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