All too often, older persons face negative perceptions of older workers; age limits, penalties and denials of service imposed by insurance service providers and financial ...
With increasing age and longevity, the risk of chronic disease rises along with that of age-related disabilities from chronic diseases such as pulmonary disease and diabetes to age-related loss of ...
In the present report, the Independent Expert on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons, Rosa Kornfeld-Matte, assesses the implementation of existing international ...
The Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing (MIPAA) and the Political Declaration marks a turning point in how the world addresses the key challenge of “building a society for all ages”.
On 14 December 1990, the United Nations General Assembly (by resolution 45/106) designated 1 October the International Day of Older Persons (UNIDOP), which seeks to promote an age inclusive agenda.
The Open-Ended Working Group on Ageing (OEWGA) considers the existing international framework of the human rights of older persons and identifies possible gaps and how best to address them.
CSW60 Briefing on “Empowering Women – the forgotten half-billion”
EGM on 'Global ageing and the data revolution"
Workshop on the Rights of Older Persons in the Asia-Pacific Region
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