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 There are no concrete laws specifically governing the rights of older persons.


 National Plan of Action for Older Persons 2003-2008

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 NCA Strategic Plan 2003-2008

..\Instrumentos Internacionales- Salud Personas Mayores\Belize\NCA Strategic Plan 2003 to 2008.doc


 Situational Analysis of Older Persons in Belize 2009/10


 Feasibility Study of a Universal Pension in Belize 2011


 NCA Strategic Plan 2015- 2019

..\Instrumentos Internacionales- Salud Personas Mayores\Belize\NCA Strategic Plan 2015 - 2019 July 9 2015.pdf



 There are no concrete programs specifically of older persons.  However, services provided to the elderly at Homes for the Elderly receive a stipend from the Government through the Ministry of Human Development and Social Services.


National Policy for Older Persons 2002

..\Instrumentos Internacionales- Salud Personas Mayores\Belize\natioanl policy.doc

International treaties

 Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

 The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

International instruments

 Vienna International Plan of Action  (1982)

 Madrid Plan of Action on Aging (2002)

 Brasilia Declaration  (2007)