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COA April 13 General Meeting. 
Please RSVP if you plan to attend
World Forum on Data: Are Older Persons Included?
Thursday, 13 April
1:00-2:30 pm
Bahai Conference Room; 866 United Nations Plaza

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COA Programs Schedule for Spring 2017

There was no monthly program meeting in March as we encouraged all to attend the Commission on Status of Women.  
View a list of upcoming programs on our Events Page


Open-ended Working Group on Ageing - News

The General Assembly Open-ended Working Group on Ageing (OEWGA), which held its seventh session from 12-15 December 2017 to discuss the protection of the human rights of older persons, ended on an encouraging note !!  At all the previous six sessions, Member States held extensive discussions on a wide range of issues affecting older persons – discrimination, social security and social protection, right to health, violence and abuse, discrimination and access to work, age and social exclusion, access to justice, autonomy and demographic issues.

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