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AGE Platform Europe
The largest EU-funded network of organisations of/for older persons in Europe. Help us combat ageism: rally our call for and a Europe for all ages!
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AGE Platform Europe May 24
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Older people are often stereotyped as non-sexual beings who should not, cannot, do not want to have sexual nor intimate relationships. prevents us to respect all forms of intimacy and sexual orientation in later life. Time to break the taboos!
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AGE Platform Europe May 24
“I want to be around people who fully understand me without judging me. I’ve worked my whole life to break down barriers, but I don’t have the energy to fight anymore.”
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AGE Platform Europe May 24
🏡 AGE will be participating to the International Social Housing Festival in Lyon, France next June 6th. We will present the project that aims to support the development of homes where you can age. Follow live:
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AGE Platform Europe May 24
The webinar "Campaigning: The best way to address ageism?" we contributed to is listed on Old School, the very insightful Anti-Ageism Clearinghouse:
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AGE Platform Europe May 23
AGE member recently organised a meeting where and Céline Cornet replacing discussed social rights, health, mobility, climate, accessibility, and tax justice. We report:
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AGE Platform Europe May 22
“I know people who have died due to neglect and ageism. This shouldn’t happen in the 21st century” is MEP candidate for the British Green party and has signed AGE Manifesto for a Europe for all ages! Read her quote:
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AGE Platform Europe May 22
Who are the candidates to the European Parliament that have committed to build a Europe for all ages? There are only a few days left before the elections; you are still wondering, check AGE European Parliament blog
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AGE Platform Europe May 21
“Age discrimination hinders older people to live in dignity". AGE member and other Nordic Pensioners’ Organisations encourage everyone to vote for candidates who advocates for better conditions for older people
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AGE Platform Europe May 21
70% of Europeans want the EU to do more for . This is why a pool of European organisations, under the leadership of and came together to ensure that the EU institutions continue to guarantee health protection and promotion.
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AGE Platform Europe May 21
Looking at a new definition of ‘old age’ - not merely based on the chronological criterion - so as to better understand determinants is the objective of the EU-funded , holding today its General Assembly. AGE is on board.
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AGE Platform Europe May 21
Will there be a backlash against older-age related issues in the EU? As the are approaching, highlights the growing role of the European Parliament and the importance of strong social policies in the EU.
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AGE Platform Europe May 21
Over two days the is looking at ways to better match & societal challenges. Our colleague is now moderating the workshop on Promoting active & healthy through . Check out the agenda:
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AGE Platform Europe May 21
We welcome commitment 'to protect our way of life, democracy & the rule of law & to uphold the principle of fairness'. High time to rebuild a collective project for EU integration & identity, based on social progress, inclusion & solidarity!!
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Science Advice for Policy by European Academies May 20
Our next event on takes place on 20 June in , Romania. Register now & join us to discuss how to ensure inclusive, fair & sustainable systems of health and social care for ageing societies.
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AGE Platform Europe May 17
Medicines shortages remain a major problem for patients in European hospitals, as underlines a 2018 Survey: The issue really needs to be dealt with at EU level!
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AGE Platform Europe May 17
Older face multiple discrimination based on age, sexual orientation & gender identity. The EU-funded seeks to promote their equal rights & raise awareness of issues related to sexual orientation in older age:
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AGE Platform Europe May 17
. report looks at positive and negative impacts of & on the lives of persons with disabilities. Once again taking into account the views of the final users is here a key prerequisite for success!
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AGE Platform Europe May 17
What are the main European parties’ views on key issues forming the cornerstone of EU’s democratic founding values? Find it out with this survey
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AGE Platform Europe May 16
Lack of gender and life-course perspective highlighted in report on Career Management & Age Management. Similar conclusion drawn at a recent conference on :
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AGE Platform Europe May 16
ευχαριστώ for signing AGE Manifesto! "ΗΕυρώπη πουθέλουμε είναι γιαόλες τιςηλικίες”
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