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Panel Discussion on the Rights of Older Women - 13th Meeting, 41st Regular Session Human Rights Council
28 Jun 2019 -  Annual full-day discussion on the human rights of women
Panel 2: The rights of older women and their economic empowerment

Chair: H.E. Ms. Vesna Batistic Kos, Vice-President and Rapporteur of the Human Rights Council
Opening statement: Ms. Michelle Bachelet, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Moderator: Ms. Mónica Ferro, Director, United Nations Population Fund Office in Geneva
Panellists:
• Ms. Idah Nambeya, Senior Advisor to Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign, Stephen Lewis Foundation (Zambia)
• Mr. Andrew Byrnes, Professor of International Law, University of New South Wales (Australia)
• Ms. Marion Bethel, Member of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (Bahamas)

- 13th Plenary Meeting
41st Regular Session of the Human Rights Council.

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SPEAKERS
Angola (on behalf of the African Group), Ms. Margarida Rosa da Silva Izata
Chile (on behalf of a Group of Countries), Mr. Juan Eduardo Eguiguren
European Union, Mr. Carl Hallergard
Argentina (on behalf of a Group of Countries), Ms. Daniela Gutierrez Alvaro
Lithuania, Mr. Andrius Krivas
Greece, Mr. Michail Manousakis
Israel, Mr. Yoel Mester
Russian Federation, Ms. Kristina Sukacheva
Qatar, Ms. Munera Mohamed Al-Rumaihi
Australia, Ms. Elizabeth Wilde
Czech Republic, Mr. Lukas Zicha
Slovenia, Mr. Klemen Ponikvar
Commission on Human Rights, Philippines, Ms. Karen Lucia Gomez-Dumpit
International Longevity Center Global Alliance, Ltd., Ms. Silvia Perel-Levin (Joint Statement)
Helpage International, Ms. Bridget Sleap
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of), Mr. Manuel José Hernández Bustamante
Thailand, Mr. Phanpob Plangprayoon
Ecuador, Mr. Alejandro Davalos Davalos
Lesotho, Ms. Polo Chabane
Singapore, Ms. Huiru Eunice Sin
Bahamas, Ms. Sasha Dixon
China, Mr. Zhu Rentao
Iraq, Ms. Suzan Ahmad Muhsen Muhsen
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Ms. Theodora Castan
UU-Women, Ms. Christine Loew
India, Mr. Aryan Vimarsh
Indonesia, Ms. Indah Nuria Safitri
Rencontre Africaine pour la defense des droits de l'homme, Mr. Amock Alikuletti
Khiam Rehabilitation Center for Victims of Torture, Mr. Ahmed Aly
Americans for Democracy & Human Rights in Bahrain Inc, Ms. Gabriella Bianca Bangar
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