International Day of Older Persons October 2004


The 14th Annual Celebration of the
International Day of Older Persons

Theme: “Older persons in an intergenerational society “

Event at UN Headquarters

Advancing Health and Well-being for Older Persons:
Regional Perspectives

Thursday, 7 October 2004
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Conference Room 1
United Nations Headquarters, New York

Invited Speakers

Alexandre Kalache, Chief of Ageing and Health, WHO
Mari Simonen, Director, Technical Support Division of UNFPA

Followed by a panel of regional participants

Sponsored by the NGO Committee on Ageing and
The UN Department of Public Information
In collaboration with
The UN Population Fund
The UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs
World Health Organization

Please contact:
Phone: (646) 567- 7951

Theme for 2004: Older persons in an intergenerational society. Message of the Secretary-General