elderly poverty

elderly poverty

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  1. MM NGO_Old lady from STA Home with flower in hair 2

    For old folks left to die at Myanmar's roadsides and cemeteries, these homes are their last hope

    Cast aside “like rubbish” and turned away even by nursing homes, these elderly outcasts are given dignity at the end of life by volunteer groups ...
  2. S Korean NGO angel 1

    Free funerals and food: A small comfort to South Korea's elderly who live alone, die alone

    Community teams are trying to ease the loneliness of the elderly poor, both in life and in death, in a country with the world's highest elderly ...
  3. (ry) vietnam lottery ticket seller

    Vietnam’s ticking time-bomb of elderly poverty

    More are working into old age to survive, in the world’s most rapidly aging country. Will solutions be too little, too late for Vietnam’s growing ...
  4. GR bacchus1

    Granny prostitutes reflect South Korea's problem of elderly poverty

    “In order to survive, I just close my eyes and get it over with,” a 78-year-old sex worker tells the investigative programme Get Rea!