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AARP-UN Briefing Series

 
 

2016 AARP-UN Briefing Series Agenda

Publish Date: February  25,  2016

URL: http://www.aarpinternational.org/events/2016briefingseries


 

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Neglect, abuse, and violence against older women

 

1:00 p.m.

NETWORKING LUNCH

1:30 p.m.

OPENING REMARKS

Jeannine English, President, AARP

1:40 p.m

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

Baroness Verma, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for International Development; Member, House of Lords, Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

 

1:50 p.m.

STAKEHOLDER DISCUSSION



Rosie Hidalgo, Deputy Director for Policy, Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice


Rosa Marlene Manjate, Gender Advisor to the Health Minister,

Government of Mozambique

Aldijana Sisic, Chief, United Nations Trust Fund to End Violence Against Women

 

Moderated by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, Senior Fellow for Women and Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations

 

2:35 p.m.

QUESTION AND ANSWER SESSION

 

CLOSING REMARKS

2:45 p.m.

Barbara Winston, Member, Board of Directors, UN Women for Peace Association

 

2:55 P.M.

ADJOURN

 

 

 

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

 

Women’s empowerment and sustainable development

 

 

1:00 p.m.

 

NETWORKING LUNCH

1:30 p.m.

OPENING REMARKS

 

Rosemary Lane, Senior Social Affairs Officer; Focal Point on Ageing, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs

1:35 p.m.

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

 

Kathy Greenlee, Assistant Secretary for Aging; Administrator for Community Living, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

 

 

1:45 p.m.

STAKEHOLDER DISCUSSION

 

María Antonieta Alcalde, Member, High-Level Task Force for the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD)

 

Emma Kaliya, Chair, FEMNET

 

Toby Porter, Chief Executive, HelpAge International

 

Moderated by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, Senior Fellow for Women and Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations

 

 

2:30 p.m.

QUESTION AND ANSWER SESSION

 

 

2:45 p.m.

CLOSING REMARKS AND FILM SCREENING


Josh Collett, Vice President, International Affairs, AARP

 

 

2:50 p.m.

ADJOURN