August 28: Celebration of Grandparents’ Day in Mexico

4 October 2022

On August 28, all Mexicans paid tribute to their grandparents on this national day. According to the calendar, this is […]

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October 1: International Day of Older Persons

30 September 2022

This October 1 will be marked by demonstrations around the world and a strong mobilization, it is the first international […]

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 Back to school for Les Petits Frères des Pauvres – France

27 September 2022

Activities start again at Petits Frères des Pauvres and what better way to start the month of September than with […]

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Every summer, American students get involved with isolated seniors in France: an unforgettable experience!

3 August 2022

For more than 15 years, the French organization Petits Frères des Pauvres has hosted a dozen American students each summer […]

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Elderly in East Africa on the brink of starvation

27 July 2022

The exceptional drought affecting the Horn of Africa threatens thousands of pastoralists with starvation. Older adults are doubly threatened because […]

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Romania: Niciodată Singur opened the first socialization center for lonely elderly people

20 July 2022

Niciodată Singur inaugurated the first socialization center for the lonely elderly in Romania, in partnership with Dr.Max. The initiative is […]

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Meet a partner organization in Greece: The Prolepsis Institute

28 June 2022

Since 2021, the International Federation has a new partner, based in Greece: The Prolepsis Institute. Since 2019, the institute has […]

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Did you know? June 15 is the World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

15 June 2022

Physical, psychological, sexual, financial, verbal violences, neglect, humiliation, deprivation… Abuse is a difficult phenomenon to understand because of the variety […]

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A charity flea market to support the work of Amigos de los Mayores – México

13 June 2022

If the pandemic has taught us anything, it’s how much we need real social interaction. And while life is finally […]

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Palliative care, a medicine for the end-of-life that is developing everywhere.

13 June 2022

With the ageing of the population, the question of end-of-life care for each individual is becoming increasingly important. Taking care […]

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13th edition of the international fundraising seminar in May 2022

8 June 2022

Between May 23 and 25, 2022, the fundraising managers of the organizations in the international network of PFPs met in […]

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Meeting and reflection for the International Federation network

16 May 2022

Representatives of the member organizations and partners of the International Federation of Petits Frères des Pauvres met in May for […]

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