The Light Millennium Television Proudly Presents...
Today's date: May 30, 2013
WE ARE ALL IN THE SAME JOURNEY…
On the UN-GA ELDERLY Resolution
Featuring: H.E. CARLOS E. GARCIA GONZALES, Ambassador,
Permanent Representative of El Salvador to the United Nations.
Host: Bircan Ünver, Founding President,
Permanent Representative of The Light Millennium to the United Nations
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"THE NEEDS TO STRENGTHEN THE RIGHTS OF THE ELDERLY:
* Approximately %20 of the world population will be over 60 years to 2050. In El Salvador will rise from 9.7% in 2012 to 21.2% in 2015 (UNFPA).
* Elderly: Group particularly vulnerable without his instrument at UN (CEDAW, Convention on the Rights of the Child, Disabilities, Migrant Workers).
* Gaps identified in the implementation of human rights in the situation of aging and the incidence of age discrimination."
"Reaffirming the purposes and principles of the Charter of the United Nations and the obligations contained in the relevant human rights instruments..."
H.E. Mr. CARLOS E. GARCIA GONZALES, Ambassador, Permanent Representative
of El Salvador to the United Nations:
H.E. Ambassador Garcia was appointed as the Permanent Representative of El Salvador to the United Nations on March 13, 2013. Prior to that he served as the Deputy Permanent Representative beginning in June, 2010. He is a career diplomat who has served his country in the United Nations since July, 1996. He
has followed several issues of the United Nations agenda, inter alia, Political & International Security; Decolonization; Economic, Financial and Environmental; Social, Humanitarian & Human Rights; and Peace building issues during his post in New York.
In this regard, he has represented El Salvador in the Economic and Social Council and many others subsidiary bodies such as the Commission on Social Development, the former Commission on Human Rights, the Commission on the Status of Women, the Commission on Population and Development, the Peace Building Commission as well as the Executive
Board of UNDP/UNFPA, the Executive Board of UNICEF, the Executive Board of UNWomen and the former Executive Board of INSTRAW. Ambassador Garcia is currently the Vice-Chairman of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW -2012-13) and the ViceChairman of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD 2013-2014). He also served as the Vice-Chairperson of the Executive Board of UNDP-UNFPA-UNOPS in 2011, the ViceChairperson of the Second Committee during the 64ºUNGA, and the Vice-Chairperson of
the Third Committee during the 59th and 56th sessions of the General Assembly.
Executive Producer & Director: Bircan Ünver
Studio Director: William Brown
Technical Director: Gladys Smith
Cameras: Claude Graham, Gordon Kelly and Cora Fernandez
Lighting: William Brown, James Oderwald
Audio: Gladys Smith
Floor Manager: Gordon Kelly
Production Assistant & Set Photographer: Cora Fernandez
Video Editor & Graphics: Bircan Ünver
Studio Manager: James Oderwald
Set Design: Bircan Ünver, William Brown
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