The National Action Plan for the Elderly aims to enhance the quality of life and societal inclusion for senior citizens, championing their rights, wellbeing, and active participation in society. Through a collaborative effort across multiple ministries and engagement with NGOs and good practices from other countries, the plan seeks to ensure a dignified and opportunityrich third age for the aging population.
quality of life
HIVpositive individuals in Cyprus face significant challenges, including social stigma and discrimination that impact employment and social integration. Despite medical progress, they contend with selfrejection, reduced quality of life, and inadequate healthcare resources, like the understaffed Gregoriou clinic. Financial strains also exist, with calls to increase government benefits to support patient dignity.