The United Nations observes 1 October every year as International Day of Older Persons. The International Day of Older Persons is an opportunity to highlight the important contributions that older people make to society and raise awareness of the opportunities and challenges of ageing in today’s world.
2019 Theme: The Journey to Age Equality.
The theme focuses on pathways of coping with existing and preventing future old age inequalities.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS RRB Clerk Mains:
- Headquarters of United Nations: New York, USA; Founded: 24 October 1945.
- Secretary General of the United Nations: Antonio Guterres.
Source: The United Nations