Encore.org CEO Marc Freedman will share his perspective on “A Solution Waiting to Happen” at the United Nations’s 27th anniversary celebration of the International Day of Older Persons. The October 5 event, with the theme “Stepping Into the Future: Tapping the Talents and Participation of Older Persons,” will be simulcast from the General Assembly building starting at 3 PM Eastern Time.

Other presenters include Jorge Bravo, Chief of Demographic Analysis, Population and Development, Population Division, UNDESA, and a panel, which will include moderator Craig Mokhiber (Director of the NYC Office of the Office of the High Commissioner on Human Rights and Deputy to the Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights), Frank Leyhausen (General Manager, MedCom International, Germany), Livingstone Byekwaso (Executive Director, SAWARKA, Tanzania) and Edward Rogoff (Dean, Long Island University and specialist on encore entrepreneurship).

To view the simulcast and post-event archive, click¬†here. To register for the program and/or a post-event fundraising reception at AARP’s New York State office (by September 29), click here.

Published: September 19, 2017