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Commissioner Says Older Workers Could Boost Northern Ireland Economy By £2.3 Billion

The Commissioner for Older People for Northern Ireland, Claire Keatinge, has launched a report which shows that the economy in Northern Ireland could be increased by £2.3billion by 2037 if the number of older people in the workforce increases. The Commissioner’s report, entitled “Valuing an Ageing Workforce,” was produced in…

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Commissioner For Older People For NI Is Consulting With Older Carers

The Commissioner for Older People for Northern Ireland (COPNI), Claire Keatinge, is seeking the views of carers aged 60 and over to understand why Northern Ireland has such a low percentage uptake of older carers’ assessments. The Commissioner said: “Too many carers in Northern Ireland face financial hardship as they struggle…

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