15th Jun: World Elders Abuse Awareness Day
The World Elders Abuse Awareness The day is observed every year on 15th Jun aims to focus worldwide attention on the problems of physical, emotional, and financial abuse of old age peoples. WEAAD was officially adopted by the United Nations general assembly in December 2011. Initially, the international network for the prevention of elder abuse was first established in June 2006. In Spite of the global population are at high risk of contracting coronavirus, the age groups lying between 80 and above have more chances of severe disease or mortality.