Ageing in Southeast and East Asia: Family, Social by Lee Hock Guan

By Lee Hock Guan

Southeast and East Asian nations are present process various phases of inhabitants getting older. The social, fiscal and political implications of inhabitants getting old might be huge, immense, and due to the quick pace of growing older within the area, the international locations can't have enough money the luxurious of time for the slow evolution of social and structural aid structures and networks for the older inhabitants. The essays during this quantity significantly learn nationwide growing old rules and programmes, the sustainability of present pension platforms, housing and dwelling preparations, inter-generational move, and features of caliber of lifetime of the aged inhabitants. whereas the findings express that almost all Southeast Asian international locations have began to formulate and enforce nationwide ageing regulations, additionally they point out that the present regulations are often insufficient and underdeveloped in serving the wishes of the older inhabitants and certainly even more needs to be performed to organize for the future.

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