DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND THE CANCELLATION OF THE 11TH OEWG SESSION, THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED
This workshop will be held on Sunday 5th April at the AARP offices (750 3rd Avenue, 31st floor) from 13:30-18:00. The workshop is targeted at NGOs and National Human Rights Institutions who are planning to attend the 11th OEWG session. There will be opportunities to network, updates about developments since the last session, and contributions from key UN stakeholders.
This workshop will be held in English. Light refreshments will be served during the workshop.
Please contact the organiser using ‘firstname.lastname@example.org’ if you have questions about accessibility.
The latest draft programme is available here and will be updated.
Register now here: https://preparing-for-the-11th-oewg-session.eventbrite.co.uk.
*We are aware that some UN meetings in New York are being cancelled due to the coronavirus risk. Any updates about this civil society workshop and the OEWG session will be posted here, on the main GAROP website, and on the Eventbrite page. We advise anybody travelling to New York to take out appropriate travel insurance to cover possible cancellations.
DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC THE 11TH OEWG SESSION HAS BEEN CANCELLED
The 11th session of the UN Open-Ended Working Group on Ageing (OEWG) was due to take place in New York from 6th-9th April 2020.
More information about the session and how to register your attendance is available on the official OEWG website here.
This online conversation is organised by NSINDAGIZA Organisation in Rwanda in collaboration with HelpAge International at 14:45-16:00 Kigali time. It will explore what is working and where the gaps are in the COVID-19 response in Rwanda with respect to older people.
Download the flyer here.