Elderly Human Rights Movie (노인 인권 영화)

Countries: 
Republic of Korea
Implemented by: 
Sokcho City Senior Welfare Center
Type of Implementer(s): 
NGO
Relevant MIPAA Issues: 
I-1 (Active participation in society and development)
I-4 (Access to knowledge, education and training)
I-5 (Intergenerational solidarity)
III-3 (Neglect, abuse and violence)
III-4 (Images of ageing)
Description: 

In 2013, Sokcho City Senior Welfare Center developed a special project to make a movie that advocates for the human rights of older persons. The center trained a group of senior members to direct and produce videos and created a cast of senior citizens for the shooting. The film will be distributed to elementary and middle schools in Sokcho City to educate students on protecting the human rights of older persons.