505, 2020

Open Letter to the UN Secretary-General

An Open Letter to the UN Secretary-General in response to the release of the ‘Policy brief: The Impact of COVID-19 on older persons’ Prepared by the Global Alliance for the Rights of Older People (GAROP) 5th May 2020 Dear Secretary-General, We congratulate you for [...]

302, 2020

Webinar report: National advocacy ahead of the 11th OEWG session

GAROP held its latest webinar on 22nd January focusing on national advocacy by NGOs in the crucial few weeks leading up to the 11th Open-ended Working Group on Ageing session. The webinar was part of a series of webinars organised with the support [...]

2708, 2019

Webinar report: Access to Justice in Older Age

On 22nd August, GAROP held the latest webinar in its series organised in partnership with the International Federation on Ageing. The webinar focused on older people's access to justice, one of the two new areas of older people's rights due to be discussed for [...]

2805, 2019

Our Voices, Our Rights – a blog by Ageing Nepal

Voices of Older People on their Rights to Autonomy and Independence ‘Nobody likes to live a life depending on others. People should have freedom to live their life according to their wishes’, voiced a 68-year-old woman from Nepal. People of all ages have [...]