Laure

Contact Person
Title: 
Ms.
First Name: 
Laure
Family Name: 
Voivenel
Position: 
European project manager
E-mail address: 
catherine.grillot@manche.fr
Phone number (Numbers only, please include your country international dialling code after the +): 
+33 (0) 2 33 05 97 06
General Information
Complete name of the applicant institution/organisation in original language: 
Conseil départemental de la Manche
Translation of the complete name of the applicant institution/organisation in English: 
Manche Departmental Council
Official address of the institution/organisation: 
Maison du Département
Street, number: 
98 route de Candol
Post Code: 
50050
City: 
Saint-Lô
Country: 
France
Current affiliation
The European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy aging: 
No
The WHO Global Network of Age-Friendly Cities and Communities: 
No
An affiliated member of the WHO Global Network of Age-Friendly Cities and Communities: 
No
The WHO European Healthy Cities Network: 
No
The signatories of the 2013 Dublin Declaration on Age-Friendly Cities and Communities in Europe: 
No
Type of organisation
Type of organisation: 
Regional authority (region, province, county, etc.) » Ordinary member
Additional information
size of our total population: 
499340 inhabitants
Percentage of residents above the age of 60: 
23 %
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