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Older Women: The Global Impact of the COVID-19 Recession

"Rising and extreme inequities are a global phenomenon, and they existed pre-pandemic. These social ills cascade across countries, developed and still developing. High levels of inequity helped fuel the spread of the virus, which also exacerbated ageism."

Social Protection and COVID-19: Policy Responses Must Include Older People

"Around the world, social protection enables people to live with dignity by providing access to health services, income, housing, and food. For older people facing poverty or serious illness, these programs can mean life or death. "