Fighting elder abuse in health and long-term care

UN Photo/Gaston Guarda

UN Photo/Gaston Guarda

The European Commission, the Council of Europe, AGE Platform Europe and ENNHRI are organising jointly a high-level conference to raise awareness of elder abuse in Europe. Marking World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, the event will promote a better understanding of the abuse and neglect of older persons by drawing attention to this escalating human rights challenge. You can find here more information about the event, including registration.