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Beyond 60: Dimensions of Growing Old in Sri Lanka

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This documentary is based on case studies of 20 elderly individuals from the Hambantota and Batticaloa districts. It highlights an often forgotten aspect of growing old: productivity. The individuals talk about their different experiences of remaining active and productive in their late years, as well as the challenges they face in this endeavour. Produced by the Centre for Poverty Analysis, with support from the World Bank Civil Society Fund.