Raquel

Contact Person
Title: 
Ms.
First Name: 
Raquel
Family Name: 
González
Position: 
Alcaldesa
E-mail address: 
alcaldia@arandadeduero.es
Phone number (Numbers only, please include your country international dialling code after the +): 
34947500075
General Information
Complete name of the applicant institution/organisation in original language: 
Ayuntamiento de Aranda de Duero
Translation of the complete name of the applicant institution/organisation in English: 
Council Aranda de Duero
Official address of the institution/organisation: 
Plaza Mayor
Street, number: 
1
Post Code: 
09400
City: 
Aranda de Duero
Country: 
SpainAyuntamiento de Aranda de DueroAyuntamiento de Aranda de Duero
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: 
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: 
Local authority (e.g. community, municipality, town, city, county) » Full member
Additional information
size of our total population: 
33065 inhabitants
Percentage of residents above the age of 60: 
25 %
We are already working on: 
Social participationRespect and social inclusionCommunication and informationCommunity support and health services
We would like to start working on: 
TransportationHousingCivic participation and employmentOutdoor spaces and buildings
Building on the previous information, please provide a brief summary (250-300 words) of your city or community's policies, programmes and services targeted at older people and how you are planning to make your community more age-friendly. If your application is successful, this summary will be published on the Covenant's website: 

Castilla y León, comunidad a la pertenece el municipio, presenta una de las poblaciones más envejecidas de España, en concreto el 25,08% de los habitantes de Aranda de Duero son mayores de 60 años, siendo la esperanza de vida media es de 80 años para los hombres y de 85 para las mujeres, siendo...

Engagement of older people: how are you engaging and involving older people in the process of becoming a more age-friendly city or community? (E.g. Seniors Council, focus group, open consultation, etc.): 

Se dispone del Consejo Municipal de Mayores, órgano consultor presidido por la Alcaldesa que permite la toma de decisiones de ámbito local sobre los temas sensibles a la población mayor de 60 años, y que ayuda en las acciones intergeneracionales, que se realizan en el municipio

Cross-sectoral collaboration: What mechanisms have you/are you planning to put in place to facilitate collaborative planning and implementation between different departments of the local administration and across sectors?: 

Una de las prioridades de la sociedad arandina es crear un municipio más amable a las personas mayores y los niños, segmentos de la sociedad más sensibles a la inacción y a la falta de recursos. No en vano se va a firmar un acuerdo de colaboración con los clúster de Soluciones Innovadoras para...