ESCR resources - Older persons

International Day of Older Persons

ICESCR and older persons

United Nations Working Group on Older Persons

Working Group on the Rights of Older Persons and Persons with Disabilities in Africa

International standards and documents

South African legal framework

MDGs and older persons

Poverty and older persons

Older women and human rights

Social protection and older persons

  • Report of the independent expert on the question of human rights and extreme poverty, Magdalena Sepúlveda Carmona, UN doc. A/HRC/14/31, submitted to the United Nations Human Rights Council at its 40th session, 2010.

Older persons and human rights

Climate change, older persons and human rights

Participation and older persons

Legal aspects of palliative care for older persons

Additional resources on older persons in South Africa