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UN SECY-GENERAL VIDEO MESSAGE TO LAUNCH POLICY BRIEF ON OLDER PERSONS
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UN SECY-GENERAL VIDEO MESSAGE TO LAUNCH POLICY BRIEF ON OLDER PERSONS

The COVID-19 pandemic is causing untold fear and suffering for older people across the world.The fatality rate for older people is higher overall, and for those over 80, it is five times the global average.Beyond its immediate health impact, the pandemic is putting older people at greater risk of poverty, discrimination and isolation. It is...