Women on the move: Long-term care, migrant women, and global justice

Population aging is affecting all regions and most countries (WHO 2006a; Weinberger 2007). From 2000 to 2050, the world population aged sixty and above will more than triple from 600 million to 2 billion, moving from 9 percent to as much as 22 percent of the world’s population. Projections further suggest that elderly populations in many developing countries are growing more rapidly than those in affluent ones. Compared to wealthier countries, low- and middle-income countries will undergo this demographic shift quite quickly, even as they continue to contend with the burden of diseases like HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis, and do so with considerably less in the way of resources, including human resources (Weinberger ..
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