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2019 INTERNATIONAL DAY OF OLDER PERSONS CELEBRATION

NGO Committee on Ageing/NY

Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 10:00 AM (EDT)

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2019 IDOP Morning Program FREE
“The Journey to Age Equality” The 29th Annual United Nations Celebration of International Day of Older Persons (IDOP) will be held at United Nations headquarters on October 4th and is open to the public at no charge. “The Journey to Age Equality” is the theme of this year's event which will be held on October 10, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Only the person whose name appears on the ticket will be admitted.
365 Registrations Sep 30, 2019 Free $0.00
2019 IDOP Luncheon
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF OLDER PERSONS 2019 LUNCHEON
 “The Journey to Age Equality” Reservations for the luncheon must be made and paid for prior to the event. Walk-ins can not be accommodated. Thursday, October 10, 2019 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM   Allora Restaurant, 145 E 47 ST. (@ 41st St.), NY, NY 10017   (Immediately Following the International Day of Older Persons Program)
59 Registrations Oct 7, 2019 $75.00 $0.00
Donation
Support the NGO Committee on Ageing/NY by making a donation. For those who are unable to attend the luncheon and would like to donate.
199 Registrations Oct 10, 2019 Enter donation ($)

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2019 INTERNATIONAL DAY OF OLDER PERSONS CELEBRATION

 

MORNING SESSION (FREE):

Thursday, October 10, 2019
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

 

ECOSOC Chamber

UN Headquarters
Visitors’ entrance, First Avenue and 46th Street 

 

"THE JOURNEY TO AGE EQUALITY"
10th October 2019 10am-1pm
United Nations ECOSOC Chamber
The United Nations International Day of Older Persons aims to enshrine and promote the rights of older persons, and to engage and mobilize advocates to protect those rights. The panel will look at sub themes including inequalities in the care sector, lifelong learning work/life balance, and social protection.

Welcome and Greetings
His Excellency, Ambassador Martín García Moritán, Permanent Representative of the Mission of Argentina

Speakers:
-Paul Ladd, Director, UN Research Institute for Social Development
-Andrew Scott, Professor of Economics at the London Business school & co-author of The 100-Year Life: Living and Working in an Age of Longevity.

Panel Moderator:
Jane M. Barratt, Secretary-General for International Federation on Ageing

Panelists:
- Krishna Gautam, Director, Ageing Nepal
- Elizabeth Isele, Founder and CEO, The Global Institute for Experienced Entrepreneurship
- Alana Officer, Senior Health Advisory, World Health Organization
- Karoline Schmid, Chief, Fertility and Population Ageing Division, DESA
- Vinicius Pinheiro, ILO Special Representative to the United Nations and Director of New York Office

Afterwards, join us for a fundraising luncheon:
2-4 PM at Allora Restaurant. 145 E 47th St, New York, NY 10017

Registration opens August 2019. Closes Sept. 30th 2019.
www.ngocoa-ny.org Webcast and Archive webtv.un.org

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MORNING SESSION: ECOSOC Chamber followed by FUNDRAISING LUNCHEON
1st Avenue at 46th Street
New York, NY 10017

Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 10:00 AM (EDT)


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NGO Committee on Ageing/NY

The NGO Committee on Ageing, NY, works to raise world awareness of the opportunities and challenges of global ageing. The Committee advocates within the United Nations community to further integrate ageing in UN policies and programs and encourages member states to include ageing needs in social and economic policy considerations. 

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