UN Universal Health Coverage Day – December 12, 2018

Africa, Americas, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East, News, December 12 2018

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INTERNATIONAL: Please join AARP, HelpAge International, UN DESA, and WHO for the launch of

Global AgeWatch Insights:
The right to health for older people, the right to be counted

The Global AgeWatch Insights report is a joint initiative of HelpAge and AARP.
Launches of the Global AgeWatch Insights report and of the 12 country profiles will take place in New York and in 2 regional settings on 12 December 2018, Universal Health Coverage Day.
MODERATOR 

Serge Kapto, Policy Specialist on Data for Development, Bureau for Policy and Programme Support, Strategic Policy Unit, UNDP
WELCOME
Aimee Carter, Vice President, AARP International

KEYNOTE
H.E. Rubén Hasbún, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of El Salvador to the United Nations
PANELISTS
Patricia Conboy, Head of Global Ageing, Advocacy, Campaigning, HelpAge International
Werner Obermeyer, Deputy Executive Director, WHO
Karoline Schmid, Chief, Fertility and Population Ageing Section, Population Division
Conchita Ramírez, Advocacy coordinator in the District Council of Sages (Bogota)

INTERPRETER
Rebecca Tsurumi, Volunteer, AARP

 

Source: UNDESA DISD

Re-posted with permission

 

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