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IMPACT ASSESSMENTOF MADRID INTERNATIONAL PLAN OF ACTION ON AGEING IN INDIA (2011/2012)  - ANATIONAL STUDY
By AGEWELL RESEARCH & ADVOCACY CENTRE (For Needs & Rights of Older Persons)
BACKGROUND                                
The Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing (MIPAA) was adopted at the Second World Assembly on Ageing in April 2002. It marks a turning point in how governments should address ageing issues with a theme “society for all ages”. “Society for all ages”was the theme for the 1999 International Year of Older Persons, contained four dimensions: individual lifelong development; multigenerational relationships; the interrelationship between population ageing and development; and the situation of older persons.
The MIPAA-2002 offers a bold new agenda for handling the issue of ageing in the 21st century.  It focuses on three priority areas: older persons and development; advancing health and well-being into old age; and ensuring enabling and supportive environments.…