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At D+C/E+Z, we are proud of our international network of authors. It is particularly important to us to be a platform for voices from the global south. Some authors contribute on a regular basis, others don't. Here you can find information about the people behind the contributions.

Michael Bünte last shared his views as co-founder and executive director of HelpAge Deutschland in D+C/E+Z in autumn 2013.  

All articles of Michael Bünte

Social policy

First Global AgeWatch Index

New Global AgeWatch Index reveals need for pension reforms in many countries


Ageing societies

Poverty is increasingly becoming a problem that haunts old people

Demographic change

Specific health problems

Developing countries must prepare for ageing populations with specific health needs

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