In July 2012, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights submitted a report to the Economic and Social Council considering the human rights situation of older people.
The Department for Work and Pensions published the ‘National Social Report’ in May 2012.
In January 2012, the Joseph Rowntree Foundation published two reports looking at ageing from the points of view of Gypsy and South Asian Families.
On 12 January 2012, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) published an in-house research report ‘Attitudes to Age in Britain 2010-11’.
In 2011, the European Commission published ‘Age and Employment’ from the European Network of Legal Experts.
‘To Stay or Not to Stay. Retirement Migration Decisions among Older People’ was published by Runnymede in December 2011.
In December 2011, Grandparents Plus published ‘Doing it all? Grandparents, childcare and employment: An analysis of British Social Attitudes Survey Data from 1998 and 2009.
‘Visible Lives: Identifying the Experiences and Needs of Older Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People in Ireland’ was launched by GLEN on 3 November 2011.
Respublica’s report ‘Age of Opportunity: Older people, volunteering and the Big Society’ was published in October 2011.
In October 2011, the Care Quality Commission published a report on standards of care for older people in hospitals.