older women

Financial Security of Older Women: Perspectives from Southeast Asia

2020-05-24T16:32:54+07:00Tags: , , |

This collective volume is the first cross-country comparative study that assesses the status of financial security of older women in six countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand. The report suggests that women’s financial security in old age is [...]

Who Cares: Why older women’s economic empowerment matters for the Sustainable Development Goals

2020-05-24T16:37:40+07:00Tags: , , |

This briefing paper seeks to raise awareness of the critical but invisible work that older women do - paid and unpaid - in developing country contexts. This paper makes clear how gender norms and inequalities intersect with poverty, public health issues and human [...]

Financial security of elderly women from a lifecourse perspective: evidence from Myanmar

2020-05-24T16:48:45+07:00Tags: , , , , |

  This country report focuses on financial security among older women in Myanmar from a life course perspective.  It gives  recommendations that are relevant to women across all life stages. The current need for focus on women’s issues in Myanmar [...]

Regional Learning Exchange Network on Women’s Financial Security in Old Age “Strategic Advocacy Campaign Workshop”

2017-04-20T15:54:56+07:00Tags: , , , |

Regional learning network on women’s financial security in old age ILC Singapore (ILC-S), a Tsao Foundation Initiative and member of the International Longevity Centre Global Alliance, kicked-off a collaborative research on women’s impoverishment with the main goal to advocate for [...]