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COVID-19 and impact on older persons and the road ahead for the NGO Committee on Ageing
Thursday 10 September 2020 | 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. (in New York)


1:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Welcome remarks:
Dr. Cynthia Stuen, Chair, NGO Committee on Ageing
Overview NGO COA’s activities during the past year, and looking ahead in terms of its goals for the coming year.


1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.


Ms. Amal Abou Rafeh, Chief, Programme on Ageing Unit, UN/DESA
(Status of work at the United Nations – policy briefs, MIPAA, OEWGA, General Assembly, Interagency Group)

Ms. Martha Bial , Chair and Ms. Bette Levy, Co-Chair
United Nations International Day of Older Persons

NGO involvement in UN activities:
Ms. Susan Somers, Executive Committee/NGOCOA
Ms. Frances Zainoeddin, Vice Chair, NGOCOA


2:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Q & A and closing


Grateful appreciation to the IFA for hosting our Zoom meeting today.

Sep 10, 2020 01:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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