HelpAge
Non-governmental Organization based in United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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252 entries found
26 Apr 2015 description

By Jane Scobie

A powerful earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale struck an area between Nepal's capital Kathmandu and the city of Pokhara at 11:41am local time on Saturday 25 April. Tremors have been felt across the region in Pakistan, Bangladesh and India.

Death toll rising rapidly

Nepal home ministry officials now say nearly 2,000 people were killed and almost 5,000 were injured.

HelpAge South Asia Regional Director in Nepal, Peter McGeachie said:

07 Apr 2015 description

By Sophie Amos

Today on World Health Day, Age Demands Action campaigners in over 35 countries are calling for access to age-friendly health services for older people.

“It is unacceptable that older people around the world often miss out on their right to health because of physical and financial barriers, discrimination, lack of appropriate services and being unaware of their entitlements,” said Toby Porter, HelpAge’s Chief Executive.

02 Apr 2015 description

Winter 2014/15 in Jordan and Lebanon Winter 2014/15 in Jordan and Lebanon

02 Apr 2015 description

On 1st April 2015 HelpAge International will launch a two years project with funding from the European Union (EU) that aims at Promoting and Protecting Older women's Rights in Tanzania. This project is going to be implemented in Magu district, Mwanza Region by HelpAge International in partnership with Magu Poverty Eradication Rehabilitation Center (MAPERECE).

Jobs

9 entries found
23 Apr 2015 description
job Closing date: 03 May 2015 HelpAge International

Invitation to tender: Statistical analyst on income security and social protection in old age in Asia

HelpAge International helps older people claim their rights, challenge discrimination and overcome poverty, so that they can lead dignified, secure, active and healthy lives. Our work in over 75 countries is strengthened through our global network of like-minded organisations, the only one of its kind in the world.

22 Apr 2015 description
job Closing date: 03 May 2015 HelpAge International

Invitation to tender: Statistical analysis on income security and social protection

HelpAge International helps older people claim their rights, challenge discrimination and overcome poverty, so that they can lead dignified, secure, active and healthy lives. Our work in over 75 countries is strengthened through our global network of like-minded organisations, the only one of its kind in the world.

21 Apr 2015 description
job Closing date: 11 May 2015 HelpAge International

Health Policy Adviser

£34,340 - £38,408 gross per annum plus benefits (depending on experience)

Permanent, full time position

Based in London

All applicants must have the existing right to work in the UK

20 Apr 2015 description
job Closing date: 04 May 2015 HelpAge International

Media Intern

£13,365 gross per annum

One year contract, full time post

Based in London

ALL APPLICANTS MUST HAVE THE EXISTING RIGHT TO WORK IN THE UK.

20 Apr 2015 description
job Closing date: 10 May 2015 HelpAge International

Financial and Systems Accountant

£34,340 - £36,720 gross per annum (depending on experience)

Permanent, Full time

Based in London

ALL APPLICANTS MUST HAVE THE EXISTING RIGHT TO WORK IN THE UK