Noemi

Contact Person
Title: 
Mrs.
First Name: 
Noemi
Family Name: 
Ostolaza
Position: 
Cabinet Director. Employment and Social Policies Departament. Basque Goberment
E-mail address: 
n-ostolaza@euskadi.eus
Phone number (Numbers only, please include your country international dialling code after the +): 
+34 945 01 91 01
General Information
Complete name of the applicant institution/organisation in original language: 
Departamento de Empleo y Políticas Sociales. Gobierno Vasco
Translation of the complete name of the applicant institution/organisation in English: 
Employment and Social Policies Departament. Basque Goberment
Official address of the institution/organisation: 
Vitoria- Gasteiz. Lakua
Street, number: 
Donostia -San Sebastian 1
Post Code: 
01010
City: 
Vitoria Gasteiz
Country: 
SpainEuskadi.eus
Current affiliation
The AFE-INNOVNET Thematic Network: 
No
The European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy aging: 
No
The WHO Global Network of Age-Friendly Cities and Communities: 
Yes
An affiliated member of the WHO Global Network of Age-Friendly Cities and Communities: 
Yes
The WHO European Healthy Cities Network: 
Yes
The signatories of the 2013 Dublin Declaration on Age-Friendly Cities and Communities in Europe: 
Yes
Type of organisation
Type of organisation: 
Regional authority (region, province, county, etc.) » Full member
Additional information
size of our total population: 
2191682 inhabitants
Percentage of residents above the age of 60: 
33 %
We are already working on: 
TransportationHousingSocial participationRespect and social inclusionCivic participation and employmentCommunication and informationCommunity support and health servicesOutdoor spaces and buildings
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