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Married at 75: how pensions influence more than a person's income

"Kajubi & Nakiwanda in Uganda are an older couple who, despite losing everything during war, are now able to afford the church wedding they had always dreamed of."

Today Development Pathways marks Valentine's Day with a blog from our Senior Social Policy Specialist Alexandra Barrantes, who, writing for Age International, highlights how the Senior Citizens' Grant was a positive turning point for the couple after they were forced to flee their home due to guerrila warfare.

You can read about how cash transfers can "enhance our dignity as human beings and boost our aspirations" by reading the blog - click here.