4th Meeting, Multi-stakeholder meeting on the Human Rights of Older Persons - Human Rights Council
In its resolution 48/3, the Human Rights Council requested the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human to convene a multi-stakeholder meeting to discuss the report of the High Commissioner on the normative standards and obligations under international law in relation to the promotion and protection of the human rights of older persons.
15:00 – 16:45 Session 4: Towards strengthening the protection of the human rights of older persons Moderator: H.E. Mr. Luis Gallegos, Chair of the Board of Trustees, United Nations Institute for Training and Research / President of the Global Initiative on Ageing Foundation Panelists: Ms. Mónica Roqué, Chair of the Latin American Association of Community Gerontology Dr. Emem Omokaro, Director-General, National Senior Citizens Center of Nigeria Dr. Claudia Mahler, UN Independent Expert on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons Mr. Franklin M. Quijano, Chair of the National Commission on Senior Citizens of the Philippines Ms. Amal Abou Rafeh, Chief, Programme on Ageing, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs 16:45 – 17:00 Closing session H.E. Ms. Anita Pipan, Permanent Representative of Slovenia to the United Nations Office at Geneva Ms. Peggy Hicks, Director of the Thematic Engagement, Special Procedures and Right to Development Division, OHCHR