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International Day of Older Persons

 
1996-1999: yearly events in preparation for the UN Intl Year of Older Persons
2000-2002: yearly events in preparation for the World Assembly on Ageing

2003    “Older Persons: a New Force for Development”
                     with the International Labour Organization

2004    “Principles of effective grand-parenting”

2005     “Social Security at the Crossroads”

2006      “Challenges of Ageing in a Foreign Land”

2007      “Age-Friendly Cities
               with the World Health Organization and  Geneva City

2008      “Culture & Religion for All Ages?”
               with the World Council of Churches and Geneva City

2009      “Social Insecurity: poverty, abuse and discrimination”
               with the Office of High Commissioner for Human Rights, Geneva Canton and Geneva City

2010        “Long Life Development for Older Persons: How are we advancing with UN Global Strategies ?"
                  at the United Nations Geneva, organized with AAFICS with the participation of UNFPA and UNAIDS

2011        "Active and Healthy Ageing 2012: Where are we and where are we going 10 years after the 2nd World Assembly on Ageing?"
                United Nations organized with AAFICS

2012        "A plea for the active participation of older persons in development and globalization”
                followed by the launch of the UNFPA report on ageing and a cocktail offered by the Canton of Geneva
                Social Forum of the United Nations Human Rights Council on participatory development , United Nations

2013        "Global Healthy Longevity: a Priority for the Future: Determinants, Challenges and Solutions”
                 co-organized with the World Health Organization, Geneva - followed by a cocktail offered by the Canton of Geneva

Example of other events
14-15th 2007  World Elder Abuse Awareness Day organised with WHO & INPEA
 
See attachments for details of each event
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Astrid Stuckelberger,
Feb 5, 2014, 4:55 PM
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Astrid Stuckelberger,
Nov 21, 2009, 3:15 PM
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Astrid Stuckelberger,
Feb 5, 2014, 4:54 PM
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Astrid Stuckelberger,
Feb 5, 2014, 4:56 PM
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Astrid Stuckelberger,
Nov 21, 2009, 3:17 PM
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Astrid Stuckelberger,
Feb 5, 2014, 4:55 PM
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