Notifications of events organized throughout the year by the NGO Committee on Ageing will be sent out by email. Watch this space for updates on upcoming events. 

NEWSFLASH!!

22 Aug 2019

Global Alliance for the Rights of Older Persons (GAROP) is organizing, with the International Federation on Ageing,  a Webinar on Access to Justice in Older Age.

7 a.m. to 8 a.m. Eastern Standard Time 

Registration here...  

FLYER here.

12 Sept 2019

NGO Committee on Ageing, Program Meeting

2:00pm – 3:00 p.m.  Presentations by Ms. Amal Abou Rafeh, DESA/Programme Unit on Ageing and Ms. Denise Hauser, OHCHR

3:00 p.m. – 4 p.m.  Overview of work of NGO Committee on Ageing

Location:  AARP Office, 750 Third Avenue (between 46th and 47th), 31st floor

RSVP necessary to attend at AARP offices.  Please RSVP by Tuesday, 10 September 2019.

September Summits at the UN

Sep. 23 – Climate Action Summit

Sep. 23 – High Level Meeting on Universal Health Coverage

Sep. 24-25 – SDG Summit

Sep 26 – High Level Dialogue on Financing for Development

Sep. 27 – High  Level Midterm Review of the SAMOA Pathway

See Information Note A/INF/74/4 here…

Attendance will be restricted, but YOU CAN ALWAYS WATCH THESE EVENTS ON UN WEBCAST.

10 October 2019

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF OLDER PERSONS CELEBRATION AT THE   UNITED NATIONS !!

“THE JOURNEY TO AGE EQUALITY”

REGISTER NOW!    

Flyer here… and here...

View Speaker Bios & photos here…

Please share with your networks.  

Recent documents of interest to us

A/74/170:  Report of the Secretary-General on Follow-up to the International Year of Older Persons:  Second World Assembly on Ageing. Here…

A/AC.278/2019/2:  Report of the Open-ended Working Group on Ageing on its tenth working session.  Here…

A/HRC/41/32:  Report of the OHCHR on activities of the OHCHR, United Nations system and regional organizations to support States’ efforts to promote and protect the human rights of older persons.  Here…


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