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This publication provides an overview of national policies and programmes on ageing in Asia and the Pacific. It focuses on the analysis of major issues and examines lessons learned. The publication is divided into three parts. The first part examines major issues in national policies and programmes on ageing in the region. The second part contains the 2000 review of the implementation of the Macao Plan of Action on Ageing for Asia and the Pacific. The final part discusses trends and issues in the region concerning social services for older persons.