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Rebuilding lives and regaining hope

Ilda is 75 years old and lost her home in Cyclone Idai. For at least two months Ilda slept out in the open, only scavenging for food and depending on the kindness of her neighbours for food and water. Here we share her story and show what your donations have done to help. 

Read Ilda's story here

Meet the older refugees fighting for hope

In Tanzania, thousands of Burundian refugees are trying to rebuild their lives following terrible traumatic voilence. We explore how donations to Age International help to give them hope.

Surviving a cyclone

How do you cope with a devastating cyclone when you're 89-years-old? We explore the impact of Cyclone Idai on older people.

A Safe Space for Refugees

Look inside an 'age-friendly space' in a Rohingya refugee camp, where traumatised older people are finding solace and support.

In pictures: a space for older Rohingya refugees

The hidden work of older women

We spoke to older women in poorer countries about the work they do every day - from paid jobs through to cleaning, cooking and caring. Here's what they had to say.

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Last updated: Mar 14 2020

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