Who are we?

We are a development charity, changing lives for older people in some of the poorest countries in the world. Here's how...


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

Latest news:

  • Report launched

    Age International publishes new report on trends, challenges, and opportunities presented by a global ageing population See more >>

  • Action 2015 launches

    Age International is taking place in the global campaign to make sure no one is left behind post-2015. Find out more >>

  • Global AgeWatch Index 2014

    The new Global AgeWatch Index has launched - measuring quality of life for older people globally. Get the index >>