A Plataforma Global ofereceu uma série de webinars e blogs que chamaram a atenção para a alta vulnerabilidade dos adultos mais velhos à COVID-19 em casas de repouso dos países de baixa e média renda (LMICs). Os links para estas fontes estão disponíveis ao final deste artigo.
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There is an adage that laughter is the best medicine.
HelpAge International along with ESCAP, UNFPA, JAGES and AGAC, is organising a webinar on “Older persons, communities and COVID-19”.
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isolating older people ‘A lot of benign neglect’: how Ghana’s social changes are isolating older people
By Kwasi Gyamfi Asiedu The modernising economy is changing family structures – but can ‘western’ residential homes be accepted culturally? After breakfast on a Friday morning, a small group of...