Our Goals

  • To further the United Nations’ mission of building a society for all ages
  • To raise awareness of ageing and intergenerational issues and ensure that they are adequately addressed by the UN System
  • To advocate for a new convention on the rights of older persons
  • To influence global policy and monitor the implementation of existing commitments

Our Activities

  • Strengthening relationships with NGOs and by providing a platform for strategy development
  • Bringing diverse voices from local and national levels to international platforms
  • Drawing on the experience of Committee Members to share analyses on trends, needs and good practice
  • Maintaining regular communication with the Vienna and New York UN NGO Committees on Ageing and with the UN Open-ended Working Group on Ageing (OEWG)