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Kicking off a conversation about ageism in Europe & Central Asia

Join us for the regional launch of the first UN Global Report on Ageism. This online event will be broadcast live from Belgrade, Serbia on 27 September, 2021 at 10:00 CEST.

Register for the online event and add it to your calendar here

 

WELCOMING REMARKS:

H.E. Ms. Gordana Comic, Minister for Human and Minority Rights and Social Dialogue of the Republic of Serbia 

Ms. Francoise Jacob, UN Resident Coordinator in Serbia

OPENING SESSION:

H.E. Ms. Ana Brnabic, Prime Minister of the Republic of Serbia (video message)

Dr. Hans Kluge, WHO Regional Director for Europe (on behalf of WHO and UNFPA)

Ms. Rada Djuricin, Actress and advocate for digital literacy, Serbia

MODERATED DISCUSSION:

Moderator: Ms. Alanna Armitage, UNFPA Regional Director for Eastern Europe and Central Asia (on behalf of UNFPA and WHO)

Dr. Vânia de la Fuente-Núñez, Technical Officer, Demographic Change & Healthy Ageing, WHO

Mr. Yerlan Muratovich Aukenov, Vice Minister of Labor and Social Protection of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Ms. Nino Lomjaria, Public Defender of Georgia

Mr. Maciej Kucharczyk, Secretary-General, AGE Platform Europe

Ms. Irina Strajescu, Executive Director, Moldcell Foundation

Ms. Claudia Mahler, UN Independent Expert on the Enjoyment of all Human Rights by Older Persons

CLOSING REMARKS:

H.E. Ms. Gordana Comic, Minister for Human and Minority Rights and Social Dialogue of the Republic of Serbia

 

Organized under the Regional Joint Programme on Ageing led by UNFPA, WHO, UNECE, OHCHR and HelpAge International.

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