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Panel Discussion on Technical cooperation - 34th Meeting, 41st Regular Session Human Rights Council
10 Jul 2019 -  Annual thematic panel discussion on technical cooperation in the promotion and protection of human rights
Theme: Technical cooperation and capacity-building in the field of the human rights of older persons
Chair: H.E. Ms. Nazhat Shameem Khan, Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
Opening statement: Ms. Kate Gilmore, United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights
Moderator: H.E. Mr. Sek Wannamethee, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Thailand to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva
Panellists:
• Mr. Antônio Fernandes Toninho Costa, National Secretary for the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Older Persons, Ministry of Women, Family and Human Rights (Brazil)
• Dr. Naoko Yamamoto, Assistant Director-General, Universal Health Coverage / Healthier Populations, World Health Organization (Switzerland)
• Ms. Shaikha Ahmed Al Horeb, Head of Implementation and Follow-up Section, Department of Social Awareness and Communication, The Centre for Elderly Empowerment and Care (Qatar)
A/HRC/RES/18/18, A/HRC/RES/39/18, A/HRC/41/32


Under Agenda Item 10: Technical assistance and capacity-building

41st Regular Session of the Human Rights Council.

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SPEAKERS
Mr. Antônio Fernandes Toninho Costa, National Secretary for the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Older Persons, Ministry of Women, Family and Human Rights of Brazil
Mr. Ruediger Krech, Director of Department of Health Promotion
Ms. Shaikha Ahmed Al Horeb, Head of Implementation and Follow-up Section, Department of Social Awareness and Communication, the Centre for Elderly Empowerment and Care
Singapore (on behalf of the ASEAN), Mr. Foo Kok Jwee
Maldives (on behalf of SIDs), Ms. Hawla Ahmed Didi
Angola (on behalf of the African Group), Ms. Marília Angélica dos Santos Manuel
Slovenia (on behalf of a Group of Countries), Mr. Klemen Ponikvar
European Union, Mr. Carl Hallergard
China, Ms. Mu Jinling
Singapore, Ms. Huiru Eunice Sin
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of), Mr. Emilio Segundo Barroeta Guillén
Indonesia, Ms. Erlina Widyaningsih
Australia, Ms. Bethany-Kate Lewis
Brazil, Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo
Nauru, Ms. Christiana M. Detenamo
HelpAge International, Mr. Naraidoo Gava Naraidoo
International Lesbian and Gay Association, Ms. Diana Carolina Prado Masquera
International Longevity Center Global Alliance, Ltd., Ms. Silvia Perel Levin
Costa Rica, Ms. Diana Murillo Solís
Greece, Ms. Konstantina Nathanail
Qatar, Ms. Noona Ali Hassan
Russian Federation, Ms. Kristina Sukacheva
Ecuador, Ms. Marcia Rochina Guzman
India, Ms. Mini Devi Kumam
Senegal, Mr. Lamine Ka Mbaye
Bahamas, Ms. Alicia Gibson
Egypt, Mr. Ramy Reda Elsayed
Chili, Mr. Juan Eduardo Eguiguren
Albania, Mr. Ilir Nezaj
Rencontre Africaine pour la defense des droits de l'homme, Ms. Maira dos Santos Moreira
Verein Sudwind Entwicklungspolitik, Mr. Payam Hamidi
Indigenous People of Africa Coordinating Committee, Ms. Jocelyn Rochaix
Ms. Shaikha Ahmed Al Horeb, Head of Implementation and Follow-up Section, Department of Social Awareness and Communication, the Centre for Elderly Empowerment and Care
Mr. Ruediger Krech, Director of Department of Health Promotion
Mr. Antônio Fernandes Toninho Costa, National Secretary for the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Older Persons, Ministry of Women, Family and Human Rights of Brazil
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