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Yar Yar

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Yar Yar and his sisters are being cared for by their grandparents Read their story


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Free exhibit showing in central London throughout October Event info

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Annual report and review

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What Age International achieved for older people last year See what we did

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

  • From as little as 16p a day, you can help support a grandparent who has no one else to depend on.


Family in Myanmar

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