For World Health Day on 7 April this year, we're highlighting the increased prevalence of diabetes among older people across the world and campaigning to beat non-communicable diseases.
Age Demands Action on Health
On World Health Day, older people around the world will come together to campaign on a number of issues related to healthcare, including .
Read our news story to find out how older campaigners are demanding better diabetes care.
Read more about Age Demands Action on Health.
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Factsheet: Diabetes in older people
Our new factsheet on diabetes details the increased prevalence of type 2 diabetes in older age groups in many parts of the world and includes recommendations on managing diabetes for policy makers and healthcare officials.
Improving healthcare services for older people
All year round, we're working to improve older people's health and help health providers face the challenges of global ageing. Read more about our work on health and care.
Join the conversation on World Health Day