UN General Assembly President Tweets
Older persons are one of our world’s greatest & often most overlooked & under-appreciated, resources
"I would like to thank the NGO Committee on Ageing, the Department of Economic and Social Affairs, and the Permanent Mission of Argentina, for organizing today’s event, and for bringing focused attention to the pervasive and destructive issue of ageism.” Read More...
27 September 2016
Secretary-General Urges ‘Forcefully Rejecting’ Ageism, in Message for International Day of Older Persons
6 October 2016
2016 United Nations International Day of Older Persons
IDOP took a stand against ageism by drawing attention to and challenging negative stereotypes and misconceptions about older persons and ageing. Click here to view the UN Webcast
Virginia Hazzard Legacy Fund
COA’s Virginia Hazzard Legacy Fund announces $3,000 grants to four basic literacy and numeracy programs specifically designed for the 60+ populations.