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Jürgen Focke

contributed to D+C/E+Z in winter of 2020/2021 as Senior Advisor for Policy & Advocacy at HelpAge in Germany.  

All articles of Jürgen Focke

Senior citizens

A mobilising force

Older People’s Associations organise social security, financial support and political influence for older people

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Achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals will require good governance – from the local to the global level.


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