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Opening & Session 1, Intersessional Seminar on Family & Older Persons - Human Rights Council
11 Jun 2018 -  Opening Remarks and Session 1 Opening session
Chair: H.E. Mr. Vojislav Šuc, President of the Human Rights Council
Opening remarks:
H.E. Ambassador Alaa Youssef, Permanent Representative of Egypt (on behalf of the Core Group)
Ms. Kate Gilmore, Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights

SESSION 1 - International framework for the protection of the family and human rights of older persons
Chair: H.E. Mr. Vojislav Šuc, President of the Human Rights Council
Moderator: Kate Gilmore, Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights
Panelists:
Ms. Rosa Kornfeld-Matte, Independent Expert on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons
Ms. Irina Gekht, Deputy Chairperson of the Council of Federation Committee for Agricultural Food Policy and Environmental Management, Russian Federation
Ms. Florence Simbiri - Jaoko, Special Envoy, Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions Interactive dialog