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Ageing Policies

This page provides an overview of resources on policies, strategies, legislation, measures and activities concerning ageing and older persons by countries in the UNECE region. UNECE comprises 56 member States across Europe, North America and Central Asia.

The resource documents take as their benchmark:

Every five years, progress in advancing ageing policies and policies for older persons is reviewed, based on information provided by countries in national reports (2022, 2017, 2012, 2007). The regional synthesis  of this information is available in the following reports:

Thematic ageing related policy analyses with a wealth of country examples and good policy practices are also available in the UNECE Policy Briefs on Ageing.

Ageing related information and details concerning the review of MIPAA in other world regions and at the global level can be accessed on the website of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs: