The International Psychogeriatrics Associations Advocacy and Public Awareness Committee Open Letter to the United Nations General Assembly’s Open-Ended Working Group on Ageing for the Purpose of Strengthening the Protection of Human Rights of Older Persons (OEWGA)


The International Psychogeriatrics Associations Advocacy and Public Awareness Committee have submitted an open letter to the United Nations General Assembly’s Open-Ended Working Group on Ageing for the Purpose of Strengthening the Protection of Human Rights of Older Persons (OEWGA). The letter with 223 signatories, including Capacity Australia, from 62 different countries was sent on September 20, 2021. It is hoped that this is another positive step towards a U.N Convention on the Rights of Older Persons.

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