The Brazilian Commission on the Defense of the Rights of Older Persons

On November 8th, Kalache spoke to the Brazilian Federal Parliament (Câmara dos Deputados) in Brasilia on the “challenges for a dignified and secure ageing” at an event organized by the Brazilian Commission for the Defense of the Rights of Older Persons.  Kalache also held meetings with the President of the Camara’s Committee on Rights of Older Persons, Deputado Roberto de Lucena, as well as with representatives of civil society organizations engaged in the defense of the rights of the older population nationwide.