26 million older people are affected by disasters every year.
We support older people and their families with age-friendly emergency relief, following emergencies in developing countries.
Our work with Syrian refugees
See how we're helping older Syrian refugees, plus more information about our emergency work in South Sudan, Gaza and Ukraine.
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It can take years, if not decades, to recover from a major disaster. We stay for as long as we’re needed.
Find out about the work we do during disasters and conflicts and how we make sure older people aren’t forgotten in the scramble for aid.
Helping thousands of older people to prepare for natural disasters before they hit.
Find out why, after an emergency, cash aid can be more effective than food or medicine.