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GENERAL MEETING

PLEASE JOIN US THURSDAY, 7 SEPTEMBER at 1:30 - 3:00 PM

BAHAI CONFERENCE ROOM
866 United Nations Plaza (49th and 1st Ave)
NY, NY

PROGRAM UPDATES
Welcome and Introduction of Officers and Members at Large-
Janet Sigal, Chair, NGO Committee on Ageing

Open Ended Working Group/Status of a Convention- Frances Zainoeddin and Susan Somers, Co-Chairs, Sub-committee To Promote a Human Rights Instrument for Older Persons.
High Level Political Forum- Erica Dhar, Co-Chair, Stakeholder Group on Ageing

Third Review and Appraisals of Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing-  Susan Somers
ECLAC-Paraguay and forthcoming ECE in Lisbon and ESCAP in Bangkok View and download event flyer here…


UN DESA

Open Ended Working Group on Ageing


Open-ended Working Group on Ageing - News

The next meeting of the Open Ended Working Group on Ageing will take place in New York from 5-7 July 2017. There will be a one-day workshop on 3 July 2017 to prepare for NGO participation in the OEWGA. Register at http://garop_ngocoa-ny.eventbrite.com. View or download the flyer here… 

Access the UNDESA OEWGA website to read all about it: visit the UNDESA OEWGA Website.




Commemoration of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Understand and End Financial Abuse of Older People: A Human Rights Issue

Program, Friday 16 June, 2017

On the occasion of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, the first Independent Expert on Human Rights by Older Persons, Rosa Cornfield-Matte, released the following statement.

This year’s Commemoration of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day: "Understand and End Financial Abuse of Older People: A Human Rights Issue" will take place at UNHQ at 1:15 - 2:45 pm in Conference Room 12, on Friday 16 June. See flyer for registration instructions. To attend, RSVP: sbsomers5@gmail.com.



COA PROGRAM NOTICE FOR SPRING-FALL 2017
  

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