GAA interns meet Fatima Goldman, CEO of Federation of
Protestant Welfare Agencies, one of the largest human services
organizations in New York City. L-R: Samantha
Hernandez, administrative associate, Fatima Goldman, Nailing
Xia, Julia Caffero. July 2, 2003
GAA intern Gunel Sultanova
(m) with Open Society
Institute sponsor staff, Celine Keshishian
(l) and Elsa
(r) at lunch. July 2, 2003
GAA interns Julia Caffaro
(l) and Nailing Xia
(m) with GAA volunteer Carol Traynor
(r) at Junior
League lunch. June 25, 2003
On June 13, 2003, GAA interns Gunel Sultanova
(r-2) and Nailing Xia
(l) meet Edwin Mendez-Santiago
Commissioner of NYC Department of the Aging. Susanne Paul (r),
President of GAA. June 13, 2003
GAA intern Nailng Xia confers with Dr. Tarek Shuman on
her M.A. thesis on aging in China. Dr. Shuman was Director General
of 1982 World Assembly on Ageing. May 2003
Creators of "Protecting Older Persons" section on GAA website. L-R:
Jame Wong (US) , Nailing Xia (China), Laura
Reanda (US) , Nikoo Nikoomanesh (US), and Gunel
Laura Reanda and Jame Wong design the layout of
the Global Action on Aging "Protecting Older Persons" section on
, France, addressing Workshop on "NGO's
Use of Technology." Ms.
Soilly described her website research efforts and
posting articles to the Global Action on Aging website. March 2003...
On the right is Marianne Seger she is EURAG Representative.
Hiromi Mizota Wimalasiri, GAA intern 2002, addressed NGO audience
at the Commission on the Status of Women.
She described her organization, WABAS, the Japan-based Women
Advancing a Better Aging Society, and
its use of the email technology to build a membership organization
in the US. March 2003
GAA intern Paola Tonelli (l), Milan, Italy and Volunteer Carol
Traynor (r). Paola worked
on age discrimination issues in
Europe, especially Italy. 2003
, active trade unionist and Associate Director,
1180 Retiree Division, visited Global Action on Aging to share
ideas on sustainable
development. February 2003
intern Andrew Bega, Ukraine, at lunch with Elsa Ransom,
Open Society Institute, Supervisor of Edmund Muskie Scholars.
Lunch for Nailing Xia (middle).
Sultanova (left) and Samantha Hernandez (right)..
Soilly, Hiromi Mizota Wimalasiri, Margaret Schumacher