09-december-2019


Joint meeting with the NGO Committee on Human Rights to celebrate 71st anniversary of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights.  The NGO Committee on Ageing gave presentations on older persons and their human rights.  

Presentations:


Ms Amal Abou Rafeh, Chief, Programme on Ageing Unit, UN/DESA

“Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing, SDGs and Human Rights”  here (PDF 2.9MB)


Ms. Denis Hauser, Equality, Non-discrimination and Rule of Law Section, OHCHR

“The International Human Rights Framework to Protect the rights of Older Persons”  here (PDF 2.8MB)

NGO Committee on Ageing • PO Box 1854 • New York, NY • 10163-1854