oa ESR Review : Economic and Social Rights in South Africa - The Older Persons Act : reflections on the process : conference paper

Volume 12, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1684-260X



The Older Persons Act 13 of 2006 (OPA) provides a solid framework for the promotion and protection of many socio-economic rights of older persons in South Africa, though not all such rights. It is therefore instructive to reflect on the process that led to the creation of this piece of legislation.

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