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25th Anniversary of the International Day of Older Persons: Webcast

Publish Date: September  18,  2015


UNIDOP BannerThis annual holiday was established by the United Nations to recognize the contributions of older persons and to examine the issues that affect their lives. As this year coincides with the 20th anniversary of the UN Fourth World Conference on Women, AARP's event focused on the theme of women’s empowerment.  

The webcast is now available: 



PROGRAM

Opening remarks

Jo Ann Jenkins
Chief Executive Officer, AARP 

 

Moderated conversation
Catherine Russell
Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues, U.S. Department of State 


Muhammad Yunus
Founder, Grameen Bank; Laureate, Nobel Peace Prize 


Debra B. Whitman
Chief Public Policy Officer, AARP

moderating 

Closing remarks
Kathy GreenleeAssistant Secretary for Aging; Administrator for Community Living,
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES