UN Open-Ended Working Group on the Rights of Older Persons

12 December 2016 - Alzheimer's Disease International will make a statement to the United Nations (UN) Open-Ended Working Group on the Rights of Older Persons in New York, USA today.

The statement by Michael Splaine, ADI Global Policy Adviser, calls for the continued work of all governments to support progress by the UN Open Ended Working Group on Aging towards An International Convention to Protect the Rights of Older Persons, including the full enjoyment of all human rights of older persons with or without dementia.