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01 Oct 2020
The year 2020 marks the 75th Anniversary of the United Nations and the 30th Anniversary of the International Day of Older Persons (UNIDOP). This year has also seen an emergence of COVID-19, that has caused an upheaval across the world.
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28 Sep 2011
Throughout the world, older people's contribution to society are often overlooked. The disintegration of the Soviet Union has left many elderly people in Armenia in poverty. A new initiative supported by the Nations Economic Commission for Europe is
24 Apr 2019
You can make a difference in your brain's ageing process! Explore ways to maintain optimal brain health and build cogni- tive reserve. We will discuss healthy lifestyle-based strategies including the latest research on nutrition, exercise
30 Mar 2021
Access to justice is a basic principle of the rule of law: a guarantee for people to exercise their rights, and hold perpetrators and decision-makers accountable. This is supported by the international legal framework.
01 Apr 2021
(EN) OEWG on Ageing: 11th Session
(EN) OEWG ON aGEING 11th Session
03 Apr 2017
A lot has changed in the world over the past 70 years; our population has grown and the world's understanding of population issues has changed immensely. The Commission on Population and Development was there for all these changes. Its firsts session
19 Oct 2016
14 Dec 2016
The event will bring together experts in the areas of ageism as well as senior officials and delegates from member states to discuss the impacts of ageism and the impact of a possible convention on the rights of older people.
17 Oct 2019
Event sponsored by United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization (CSU), American Institute of Architects (AIA), New York.