International Day of Older Persons

Project at a glance

Dates and Place

02 October 1999, Geneva, Switzerland
United Nations


United Nations, Gina.



Project details

Geneva, with dance and music, a questions and answers session, multicultural food stands, the WHO Global Walk event symbolizing a voyage around the World, as well as storytelling and readings and exhibitions. The official ceremony will be introduced by the Director General of the UN Office at Geneva, Vladimir Petrovsky, State Councilor of the Republic and Canton of Geneva, Guy-Olvier Segond, the Director-General of the World Health Organization, Gro Harlem Brundtland and High Commissioner for Human Rights, Mary Robinson.

Volunteering Opportunities

Receive visitors and help people find their way through the UN, distribute information, hold the stand on Geneva.

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