World Granny, Netherlands
Established in 2004, World Granny is a non-profit organisation that empowers older people, eliminates extreme poverty in developing countries and raises awareness of older people's issues.
World Granny works with a number of local organisations in the developing world, which are mostly other affiliates and partners of the HelpAge network.
HelpAge International and World Granny have worked together on a number of projects, including social pensions, fundraising and health.
World Granny has provided shelter for the homeless in Ethiopia, promoted healthy and productive lifestyles in Peru, secured access to health insurance in Bolivia and supported older people to claim their rights in Laos.
World Granny also works closely with other Dutch organisations, such as Cordaid and Wild Geese.