Geriatrics in Zambia and Preparing for Old Age. We will discuss what it means to get old in Zambia, its social and economic implications, family Involvement and how we can prepare for days ahead. Oliver has been an advocate on aging since 1990, has written over one hundred articels published in the Times of Zambia and other international print media. He was the first Zambian to found an NGO that was working with and for the Elderly. In 1996 he founded Afro-Elder International.