Older women and new technologies at Thomson Reuters Foundation conference, 15-16 November 2017

Trust Conference The Committee presented an action on older women and new technologies at the conference organised by the Thomson Reuters Foundation on 15-16 November 2017 http://www.trustconference.com/actions/i/?id=5514d31d-e190-4390-8aca-a0c9429d0974 The Committee, following our participation, was mentioned by Thomson Reuters in an article: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-women-conference-technology/stop-treating-older-women-as-technology-idiots-says-campaigner-idUSKBN1DG04V

UNECE: 2018 events planned

UNECE We are involved in establishing a civil society structure that mirrors the participation of stakeholders in the Regional implementation of the 2030 Agenda. Mark your calendars: the next Regional Forum on Sustainable Development for the UNECE Region will take place in Geneva on 1-2 March 2018 preceded by a Civil Society Forum on 28 […]

WHO Executive Board: 22-23 November 2017

WHO A special session of the WHO Executive Board took place on 22-23 November to discuss the new strategic priorities and the draft General Programme of Work (GPW). It was impressive to hear by the WHO administration that 90 % of the comments received during the public consultation by Non-State Actors, referred to the lack […]

Agenda 2030: Stakeholder Group on Ageing, Dec 2017

AGENDA 2030 The NGO Committee on Ageing participated on behalf of the Stakeholder Group on Ageing (https://www.stakeholdergrouponageing.org) at a stakeholders discussion with the Member States. The Committee presented a voluntary report to the 2018 High-level Political Forum about the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals: https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/?page=view&nr=2560&type=13&menu=1634