Overview

  • Organization TypeImplementing NGO, Advocacy NGO
  • Staff251-500
  • HeadquartersUnited Kingdom
  • Founded1983
Five organisations in Canada, Colombia, Kenya, India and the UK set up HelpAge International in 1983 to provide a strong network to support older people worldwide. HelpAge International is a global network of organisations promoting the right of all older people to lead dignified, healthy and secure lives. They have a strong, value-based position which puts the experience of older women and men at the centre of their work. Their vision  Their vision is a world in which all older people can lead dignified, healthy and secure lives. Their mission Their mission is to promote the wellbeing and inclusion of older women and men, and reduce poverty and discrimination in later life.   Their role Their role is to work with older women and men in low and middle-income countries for better services and policies, and for changes in the behaviours and attitudes of individuals and societies towards old age. What they do: - Ageing cities - Disaster risk reduction and climate change - Emergencies and humanitarian crises - Health and care - HIV and AIDS - Lifecourse approach to ageing - Older citizen monitoring - Rights - Social protection - Sustainable Development Goals - Work  

Where is HelpAge International

Careers

1Current job
93Total posted jobs

Job openings over the past year

Examples of past jobs

  • Resource Development Volunteer
    United Kingdom
  • Digital Transformation Manager
    United Kingdom
  • Global Adviser: Protection 2018
    Jordan
  • Programme Coordinator
    Mozambique

Staff at HelpAge International have experience in

Sectors

  • reproductive health
  • development
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • infectious disease
  • nutrition

Funders

  • goal global
  • ec
  • save the children international
  • world bank group
  • global affairs canada

Countries

  • zimbabwe
  • kenya
  • sri lanka
  • myanmar
  • india

Skills

  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

Contact HelpAge International

Current staff

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Company Offices
  • United Kingdom (headquarters)
  • London
  • PO Box 70156
  • United States
  • Washington
  • 4750 41st Street, NW Suite 410
  • Bangladesh
  • Dhaka
  • Apt 1W, House 9 Road 5, Baridhara Diplomatic Zone
  • Bolivia
  • La Paz
  • HelpAge International Latin America Regional Development Centre Calle Vincenti No. 576 Sopocachi
  • Belgium
  • Brussels
  • HelpAge International EU Office 22-28 Avenue D'Auderghem
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Bishkek
  • 204 Abdrakhmanova Street, 4th Floor
  • Thailand
  • Chiang Mai
  • HelpAge East Asia/Pacific 6 Soi 17, Nimmanhemin Road Suthep, Muang
  • Jamaica
  • Kingston
  • HelpAge International Caribbean Regional Development Centre The Beverly Hills Business Centre Suite 6 94N Old Hope Road
  • Kenya
  • Nairobi
  • Africa Regional Development Centre PO Box 14888 00800

In the News

Business advice

Can we future-proof our NGOs?

15 January 2016
Inclusive development

Which countries have the worst environment for the elderly?

11 September 2015
Toby Porter on older people in post-2015

Older people also deserve to not be 'left behind'

8 October 2014
Rachel Albone on inclusive development

Why the SDGs must include older people to ‘leave no one behind’

16 July 2014
EU Referendum

Aid after historic Brexit vote

28 June 2016
Chris Roles on inclusive development

Are current humanitarian standards working for older people?

24 August 2015

Experience

Contract Awards

Provision of Rural Transport Services Research

Department for International Development (DFID) - United Kingdom
10 Apr 2018

Provision of Rural Transport Services Research

Department for International Development (DFID) - United Kingdom
5 Apr 2018

Impacts and Implications of Gender Mainstreaming in the Rural Transport Sector

Department for International Development (DFID) - United Kingdom
27 Mar 2018

European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR): Global Call 2015 : Advancing the Rights and Protection of Conflict-Affected Migrants

EC - Directorate General International Cooperation and Development (DEVCO - EuropeAid)
24 Oct 2017

Diabetic Retinopathy Prevention, Detection and Treatment

World Diabetes Foundation (WDF)
27 Sep 2017

Technical assistance to the sector reform contract: social protection Kyrgyzstan

EC - Directorate General International Cooperation and Development (DEVCO - EuropeAid)
24 Jan 2017