Growing Ageing Population - 60+ Years

60+years


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. 

 

Full list of upcoming and recent events of interest to our members may be found here.

NEWSFLASH!!

The Inaugural Newsletter Issue of the NGO Committee on Ageing, disseminated on 10 March 2021, can be accessed here.

RECOMMENDED EVENTS

IFA Virtual Town Hall, Apr 29, 2021 07:00AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Diabetes Alert! Series l In Conversation with Prof. Tariq Aslam:Current Status of Vision Care and Opportunities Identified During the Pandemic

IFA Virtual Town Hall

Diabetes Alert! Series l In Conversation with Prof. Tariq Aslam:Current Status of Vision Care and Opportunities Identified During the Pandemic

REGISTRATION required.

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 07:00AM Eastern Time (US and Canada).  

More Information & Registration here.


IFA Global Cafe , Apr 30, 2021 07:00AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
In Conversation with Dr Ad van BerloManager R&D at Smart Homes

IFA Global Cafe

In Conversation with Dr Ad van BerloManager R&D at Smart Homes

REGISTRATION required.

Friday, April 30, 2021 - 07:00AM Eastern Time (US and Canada).  

More Information & Registration here.


Program Meeting May 6th, 2021

Program Meeting

How Can Younger People And Older People
Work Together So No One
(Regardless Of Age) Is Left Behind ?

REGISTRATION required.

Thursday, May 06, 2021 - 1:30 to 3:00 PM (EDT).  

Registration here.  

More details here.


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Videos, reports and articles related to COVID-19 can be accessed here.

Useful websites (which also provide links to other useful information):  

https://www.un.org/en/coronavirus

https://www.ohchr.org/EN/pages/home.aspx

https://rightsofolderpeople.org/covid-19-resources-relating-to-older-people/

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019

recent docs2


World Population Ageing 2020 Highlights: Living arrangements of older persons

Here.



World Population Ageing 2020 Highlights

Here.


Population Fact Sheet 2020.

Here.


Report of the Independent Expert (Claudi Mahler) on Human Rights of Older Persons:  the data gap.  A/HRC/45/14

Here.


 Report of the Secretary-General transmitting the report of the Independent Expert on Impact of the coronovirus disease (COVID-19) on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons.  A/75/205

Here.


 Report of the Secretary-General on Follow-up to the International Year of Older Persons:  Second World Assembly on Ageing.  A/75/218

Here.


A/74/186, Report of the Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, on older persons with disabilities. 

Here  


Facts about older women prepared for UNECE Beijing plus 25 review, Geneva October 2019, Section 1: overview: achievements and challenges since 1995. 

Here

E/CN.5/2020/3, Report of the Secretary-General on affordable housing and social protection systems for all to address homelessness.  

Here

Report of Expert Group Meeting on “Affordable Housing and Social Protection Systems for All to Address Homelessness”.  

Here

World Population Ageing 2019, Ten Key Messages.  Here.  Please note that the World Population Ageing 2019 report refers to older persons as 65 and above. 

Here

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

For documents related to the 11th session of the Open Ended Working Group on Ageing:  

https://social.un.org/ageing-working-group/eleventhsession.shtml

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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