Addressing the Challenges of Population Ageing in Asia and the Pacific

Addressing the Challenges of Population Ageing in Asia and the Pacific

Date: 
27 Sep 2017

Governments in the region are increasingly recognizing that population ageing is already a challenge to achieving our United Nations 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development due to the profound impacts this demographic phenomenon has on the well-being of all generations. It will ultimately influence the ambitions of the 2030 Agenda to reduce poverty for all people—of all ages and of all backgrounds—and to leave no one behind.