More than half of elderly Ecuadorians live in poverty

Published on August 20, 2018
According to the Ecuadorian Economic and Social Inclusion Ministry (MIES), 53 percent of the country’s 1,221,286 older adults live in poverty. “We should promote the Law for the Older Adult for those who have lost their family support networks, are alone, or have been neglected,” said David Acurio, MIES Zonal 6 Coordinator. In Ecuador’s zone […]

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