Reports & News
OWN at CSW New York: March 2010
Progress on CEDAW General Recommendation (GR) on older women
Working with CEDAW expert Professor Cees Flinterman, OWN, Netherlands and Liesbeth Hujits from UNIKBO provided comments on an early draft of the GR.
(See below the document in .pdf format)
In July 2010, the GR was again discussed following feedback from UN agencies. The CSW NGO Sub Committee on Older Women hosted a reception to thank the Committee for their hard work. (See below the report in .pdf format)
HelpAge International report on Older Women
Follow this link to Ageways 75 for the report on older women. NGOs working with older people in Europe have much to learn from and share with older women in other parts of the world.
Older women contributing to the economy
See these wonderful pictures of Korean older women divers who contribute to their local economy.
To go back to the OWN, Europe site, follow this link.