Who are we?

Age International is a UK based development charity, helping older people in over 30 of the world's poorest countries. We're the international arm of Age UK and our mission is simple: to help older people by reducing poverty, improving health, protecting rights and responding to emergencies all around the world.

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Did you know?

  • 20p coins

    100 million older people around the world are living on less than 60p a day

  • 80%

    8 in 10 older people have to do poorly paid, unsafe or irregular work to survive

  • Grandparent with children icon

    Grandparents care for up to half the world’s children orphaned by AIDS

  • People DO get older in developing countries. Find out more about the way older people live around the world

    Why older people

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