Current Affairs   »   International Day of Older Persons: 01...

International Day of Older Persons: 01 October

International Day of Older Persons: 01 October_50.1

International Day of Older Persons is observed globally on 1st October every year. The day aims to raise awareness about issues affecting the elderly, such as senescence and elder abuse, and appreciate the contributions that older people make to society. The theme of International Day of Older Persons 2021: Digital Equity for All Ages.

Buy Prime Test Series for all Banking, SSC, Insurance & other exams

History:

On 14 December 1990, the United Nations General Assembly designated October 1 as the International Day of Older Persons (resolution 45/106). This was preceded by initiatives such as the Vienna International Plan of Action on Ageing, which was adopted by the 1982 World Assembly on Ageing and endorsed later that year by the UN General Assembly.

Find More Important Days Here

International Day of Older Persons: 01 October_60.1

International Day of Older Persons: 01 October_70.1

Thank You, Your details have been submitted we will get back to you.
Was this page helpful?

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *