16th Annual AARP - United Nations Briefing Series

The 16th Annual AARP-United Nations Briefing Series on Global Aging, under the theme 'Better Data, Better Lives for Older Persons,'  will take place on March 1, 2023 from 1:00pm - 3:00pm ET at UN headquarters / Delegates Dining Room during at the 54th session of the United Nations Statistical Commission. By invitation only. 


15th Annual AARP - United Nations Briefing Series

The 15th annual AARP UN Briefing Series “Shameful Contrast: Inequality at the intersection of Age and Gender, “ was held virtually on March 15th. The event was co-sponsored by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), the UN Special Procedures office of the Independent Expert on the Rights of Older Persons, the Permanent Mission of Argentina to the UN and UN Women.

This high-level meeting held during the 59th session of the Commission for Social Development was a moderated conversation organized by AARP and DESA in collaboration with ITU and the United Nations Human Rights Special Procedures. The focus lies on a socially just transition towards a sustainable development and the role of key digital and ubiquitous technologies on social development and well-being of all, in times of navigating a COVID-19 pandemic response and recovery efforts.


13th Annual AARP - United Nations Briefing Series

This high-level meeting held during the 58th session of the UN Commission for Social Development is a moderated conversation on the preliminary findings of global discussions with private sector leaders and knowledge partners conducted by AARP, World Economic Forum, and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development on inclusive multigenerational workforce practices and the business case for an age diverse workforce. 


12th Annual AARP - United Nations Briefing Series

AARP and the United Nations Programme on Ageing Unit (DESA) hosted the 12th Annual AARP-UN Briefing Luncheon on the theme of "Why it Matters: Social Protection for Older Women" on Monday, March 11, 2019. The luncheon was held during the 63rd session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women. 


11th Annual AARP - United Nations Briefing Series

  • United Nations Headquarters
  • Tue, Jan 30 - Tue, Jan 30
  • 12: 41 AM - 12: 42 AM Event Proceedings

On January 30, 2018, AARP, the United Nations Focal Point on Ageing (DESA), and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) hosted a luncheon briefing and an evening reception with a focus on poverty eradication. This year’s event was held during the 56th session of the UN Commission for Social Development whose theme is “Strategies for eradicating poverty to achieve sustainable development for all.”