First October

by Sandra Vermeulen October. 01, 2012 4622 views

International Day for the Elderly

In its resolution 45/106 of 14 December 1990, the General Assembly of the United Nations declared October 1 “International Day of Older Persons.”

Through dedicate a special day to the elderly to, the Assembly recognized their contribution to the development.

Themes for which the United Nations are committed include: improve the care for the elderly in hospital environment , but also fight against exclusion and loneliness that threaten the third age.

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Mallusatish Reddy 8 years, 1 month ago

Wonderful set~!~

8 years, 1 month ago Edited
Nynke 8 years, 2 months ago

Dag van de ouderen,,, dat was mij nog even ontgaan ;) Erg leuke foto!

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Dannii L 8 years, 2 months ago

Great shot!

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Dorothe 8 years, 2 months ago

Great idea and very touching shot!

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Patricia Gonzales 8 years, 2 months ago

Great shot! Love the feel of freedom here.

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Pete 8 years, 2 months ago

hey you took a photo of me .. I want royalties :-)

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Sherij 8 years, 2 months ago

WOW!! Is it warm enough to be out there?? Great shot!

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Larry Sample 8 years, 2 months ago

Beautiful!

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Jothindra Paranji 8 years, 2 months ago

Yes! Their contribution needs to be recognised and acknowledged.

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Paolo Martini 8 years, 2 months ago

Beautiful Post my dear !

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Brenda Nelson 8 years, 2 months ago

On behalf us old people, thank you for the post, Sandra! Great image - great edit!

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Astrid 8 years, 2 months ago

Ja,geweldig, merci voor deze leuke set

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Eiram Marie 8 years, 2 months ago

Amazing photo, Sandra! Wonderful post!

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Dan Ravasio 8 years, 2 months ago

I am honored to be celebrated on this day...... (I am so depressed now..... ;-) ) Great edit Sandra.

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Jacki 8 years, 2 months ago

Terrific shot! And it's about time we 'elders' get some recognition! 8^)

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Marsha 8 years, 2 months ago

Intriguing image....is this one person you skillfully processed to make two? Twins? Thoughtful and interesting image in tribute of this special day!

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Teo Montana 8 years, 2 months ago

Great Edit!

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
Anna Maria 8 years, 2 months ago

great shot

8 years, 2 months ago Edited
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