Pension Watch is a knowledge hub dedicated to monitoring the right to social security in older age, with a focus on tax-financed social pensions. The site is hosted by HelpAge International.

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Pension Watch is a knowledge hub dedicated to monitoring the right to social security in older age, with a focus on tax-financed social pensions. The site is hosted by HelpAge International.

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Light Red Regional schemes or pilots
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  • Older citizen monitoring

    Year: 2016 | Published by: HelpAge International

    Author: A. Livingstone, C. Knox-Vydmanov, L. Donaldson and A. Heslop

    This report provides insight into the HelpAge network's experience of older citizen monitoring (OCM) since 2002. OCM is a form of community based monitoring,...

  • Social protection for older people in extreme poverty in Peru (Spanish)

    Year: 2016 | Published by: HelpAge International

    Author: Pension 65 Team

    This brief highlights some of the key features and achievements of the Pension 65 programme introduced in 2011 to reduce poverty and vulnerability among...

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