Age

Humanitarian operations that negatively impact the environment have an exponentially negative impact on vulnerable populations like the elderly.  Livelihoods are at risk, the elderly may be more prone to displacement if water and food sources are contaminated and poor WASH conditions make the elderly even more prone to disease.



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Helpage International

Organization advocates at the global level for older people against the negative impacts of climate change. Website has helpful information to see linkages between environment and age.