February 8

Analysis: As Low- And Middle-Income Countries Grapple with the Megatrend of Aging, Development Finance Institutions Are Key

By Vijeth IyengarIsabel Schmidt and Peter Rundlet

Amid the global megatrend of aging, low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) will experience the greatest demographic change. According to the World Health Organization, in less than three decades (by the year 2050), almost 80 percent of individuals 60 and over will reside in LMICs.

Photo courtesy of Patrick Hendry.

Source: Just Security (link opens in a new window)

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