COVID-19, intergenerational justice and people of different ages.
On Friday, 27 November, 2pm UK time
Ola Abualghaib, Manager, Technical Secretariat, UN Partnership on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, UNDP.
Sridhar Venkatapuram, Associate Professor in Global Health and Philosophy, Kings College, London.
Intergenerational justice in global health.
Peter Lloyd-Sherlock, Professor of Social Policy and International Development, University of East Anglia, UK.
COVID-19 and intergenerational justice: trying to get the bigger picture.
Paul Ladd, Director United Nations Research Institute for Social Development.
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An emergency strategy for managing COVID-19 in long-term care facilities in low and middle-income countries: the CIAT Framework (Version 2*)
This paper draws on available evidence to assess the COVID-19 vulnerability of LTCFs in different LMICs, taking note of specific features of provision before and during the pandemic.
Desde 2011, a cidade brasileira de Belo Horizonte tem executado um esquema inovador de apoio a idosos dependentes de cuidados em comunidades carentes: o Programa Maior Cuidado (PMC).
Since 2011, the Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte has been running an innovative scheme to support care-dependent older people in disadvantaged communities: Programa Maior Cuidado (PMC – Older Person’s Care Programme).
The webinar reunited specialists from Brazil and Mexico to discuss the role of gerontology in the prevention and care related to COVID-19.
A rápida mudança da pirâmide etária populacional brasileira, com o progressivo estreitamento da base e alargamento do topo, caracteriza a transição demográfica, cujo padrão se assemelha a vários países de baixa e média renda.
DEVELOPING AND IMPLEMENTING A STRATEGY FOR COVID-19 AND LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES FOR OLDER PEOPLE IN THE BRAZILIAN STATE OF BAHIA. (English translation)
In recent decades, some public policies for older people have been implemented in Brazil. However there are still many gaps, especially with regard to Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCFs).
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