Recommended Book: Thailand Implementation of the Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing (MIPPA), 2002-2016
Describes situation of the Thai elderly population, average age of the elderly, and the elderly with their family. Presents the progress of Thailand’s Implementation of the Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing (MIPAA) during 2002-2016. Analyzes older persons and development, including plans and policies on the elderly and protection of the elderly and security for ageing. Considers advancing health and well-being into old age, ensuring enabling and supportive environment such as community volunteer caregivers for elderly and social, abuse and exploitation of the elderly. Includes challenging issues for the subsequent implementation of action on the elderly.