A timely call to establish an international convention on the rights of older people

Scott, A, Bloom, D.E. and Ataguba, J.E. (2021) A timely call to establish an international convention on the rights of older people. The Lancet Healthy Longevity, 2 (9). e540-e542. ISSN 2666-7568. OPEN ACCESS

Abstract

Global pandemics inevitably reveal many vulnerabilities in national and global health systems, as well as society more broadly. The COVID-19 pandemic has amplified the importance of public health, the value of therapeutic medicine, and the power of vaccines. The pandemic has also made apparent stark inequities in access to testing, treatment, and vaccines.

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Item Type: Article
Subject Areas: Economics
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© 2021 The Authors

Funder Name: Economic and Social Research Council
Date Deposited: 04 Oct 2021 11:10
Date of first compliant deposit: 04 Oct 2021
Subjects: O > Older people
C > Crises
H > Health service
I > Ill health
C > Civil rights
Last Modified: 17 Nov 2021 06:15
URI: https://lbsresearch.london.edu/id/eprint/1989
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