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Global Alliance 8h
Give your advocacy around a UN convention a real boost and join our webinar on 30th July! Bridget Sleap of will introduce the F.A.I.R. Guidelines setting out 4 key steps to secure your government's support. Register here:
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Amazing to hear our esteemed colleague on podcast this morning, emphasizing that investing in as gives a headstart on boosting locally & globally! 👍🏼
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Dr Ritu Sadana Jul 21
did. … See definition of that privileges what older adults value, building on optimizing peoples’ capacities & abilities. Countries & civil society agree.
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UNECE Population Jul 22
Expert on ageing in urban environments? Contribute to our next Policy Brief on Ageing in Smart and Sustainable Cities Application deadline: 9 August 2019
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S B Somers, INPEA Jul 22
A nursing home patient 'rotted to death' under nurses' care, Ohio attorney general says
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UN DESA Jul 22
“Global ageing is seen wrongly as a burden on society and economy. But research confirms that upholding the rights of and investing in their capacities is a game changer for their active contribution to society for longer.”
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UN For Ageing Jul 22
report to reiterates need stronger protection. Read more at
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Bethany Brown Jul 21
Malloy Rolfe shares her story about older LGBT people’s experience of discrimination and abuse in aged care. Advocacy and relationships are crucial.
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Bethany Brown Jul 21
“Safety is what we want for those we love; autonomy is what we want for ourselves.” At
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HelpAge Asia Pacific Jul 21
Ruan Chiao village is full of old people. The vast majority of youngsters have moved to the city, leaving elderly residents lonely. Artist Wu Tsun-hsien is coaxing the Instagram generation back by transforming local homes into a canvas of colour.
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Ashton Applewhite Jul 20
Why not choose agefulness?
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Bethany Brown Jul 21
Great start to this morning at the beautiful Brisbane Convention Centre!
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EQUALITY NOW UG Jul 9
Fact: people contribute their whole life for the welfare of their family, community and nation as a whole. But, they are being deprived of and care at their old age.  Create spaces for
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Francesco Rocca Jul 18
Deeply pleased for the fruitful meeting with . We have shared our humanitarian priorities: common concrete actions to face humanitarian consequences of are crucial to save more lives. The and its volunteers are ready to do their part!
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UN DESA DISD Jul 19
The 2019 High-Level Political Forum on wraps up in NY with calls for on leaders to “kickstart a decade of delivery and action for people and planet.” ℹ️
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Shereen Hussein Jul 18
Had an excellent meeting yesterday discussing building capacity in ageing research especially in less developed countries with fast pace of Part of partnership fund
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erica dhar Jul 18
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Dr. Jean C. Accius Jul 18
The increase in longevity means that families could be caring for a longer period of time, particularly at a time when there are fewer caregivers. Families are experiencing pressures across the continuum and need integrated solutions.
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NYT Climate Jul 16
Some of the measures are “really simple and affordable.”
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WMO | OMM Jul 17
New Guide for from and says urgent action is needed to tackle ’s “silent killer.” Heatwaves are predictable and many of their impacts are preventable. WMO pleased to have contributed to the report.
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