Ms. Rosa Kornfeld-Matte, Independent Expert on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons

Ms. Rosa Kornfeld-Matte, first Independent Expert on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons In May 2014, the Human Rights Council appointed Ms. Rosa Kornfeld-Matte as the first Independent Expert on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons (HROP).

Ms. Kornfeld-Matte served as the National Director of the Chilean National Service of Ageing where she designed and implemented the National Policy of Ageing.

She has a long career as an academic and is the founder of the programme for older persons at the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile.