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Age UK

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Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Economic and Social:
  • Aging

  • Social Development:
  • Aging
  • Employment
  • Poverty
  • Social policy
  • Geographic scope: National
    Country of activity:
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Millennium Development Goals:
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
  • Mission statement:
    Year established:
    Year of registration: 2009
    Organizational structure: Governed and managed by: * Board of Trustees (15 Trustees) * Chief Executive * Senior Management Team of 8 Directors * Organisation is divided into 8 Groups or Divisions. * Age UK is a charity and a social enterprise. * Commercial activities are owned solely by the charity and all profits go back to the charity.
    Number and type of members: Age UK is not a membership organisation but has 2500 staff and approximately 7,000 volunteers.
    Affiliation with NGO networks: Age UK is a founding member of HelpAge International Network, AGE Platform Europe, and is member of the International Federation on Ageing, amongst numerous other affiliations.
    Funding structure:
  • Fees for education and training services
  • Product sales and business services
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources
  • Foreign and international grants
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