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Gender Equality and Aging Society: the Asian Perspective - CSW59 Side event
13 Mar 2015 -  Commission on the Status of Women (CSW59) Side Event
Aging society is an emerging and a global issue. The majority of the older population is women. This event discusses the issues and challenges as well as international and national policy implications to improve the well-being of older people, especially women, based on experiences in Asia, including Japan.

CSW59 Side event Co-sponsored by the Permanent Mission of Japan to the United Nations, the Permanent Mission of the Republic of the Philippines to the United Nations, JAWW (Japan Women’s Watch), The National Women’s Committee of the United Nations NGOs and The International Women’s Year Liaison Group.