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Age International is a global charity dedicated to supporting some of the most vulnerable and invisible older people - and fighting negative stereotypes about later life.

We've been saving lives since the 1960s


Discussing older people's rights in Parliment

Blogs

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Food aid during Ethiopia drought

In times of crises

Age-friendly aid in emergencies Learn more...

Granddad reads with grandkids in Uganda

Pensions matter

Everyone should have a pension Discover why...

Tarka smiles in Nepal

Ageing stats

962 million people are over 60 See the statistics...

Did you know?

Family in Myanmar

100 million older people live on less than 60p per day

26 million older people are affected by natural disasters every year

Older people in developing countries struggle to access even the most basic health and care

Age International has a vision of a world in which women and men everywhere can lead dignified, healthy and secure lives as they grow older.

Publications

Cash transfers and older people’s access to healthcare: a multi-country study

Are cash transfers the answer to improving older people's access to healthcare in Africa?
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Entitled to the same rights

Women from 19 countries share personal experiences of elder abuse in order to break the taboo.
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Facing the facts about ageing and international development

Age International's flagship publication draws together 25 high profile thought leaders, development experts and academics to discuss the challenges and oppourtunities posed by our ageing world.
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