Repository

The Covenant repository displays notable examples of innovative solutions for age-friendly environments in Europe. Its objective is to exchange knowledge, foster synergies and contribute to the scaling up of these initiatives.

You may already consult below a list of existing initiatives, covering the 8 domains of WHO age-friendly environments strategy: housing, transport, community services & health services, outdoor spaces & buildings, social participation, respect & social inclusion, civic participation & employment, communication & information. Do not hesistate to consult the guidance available here.

Do not hesitate to submit your own initiative(s) as well to share it/them with our large network and get in touch with potential partners. To make it easier for you, a guidance document is available here.

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Italy Roma RomaOur goal is to take care of everyone's health. We would like to allow anyone to benefit from high quality, timeliy and cost-effective diagnostic health services. We would like to develop and improve the prevention phase, etremely too...HospitalPrimary health care providersOtherPrivate companyLarge companyPrivate companyMicro-enterprisePrivate companySmall and medium-sized enterprise (SME)Provider of ambulatory health careProvider of preventive careRead more
Finland Pohjois-Savo KuopioEurope faces severe population ageing in the near future. A new vision of ageing and promotion of positive possibilities in older age is needed. The challenge is how to transfer this vision into practice. Higher education institutions have a crucial...Research/educational settingRead more
The Netherlands Groot-Rijnmond Capelle and Krimpen aan den IJsselMaintaining self-sufficiency, functional independence and social inclusion of community dwelling people with dementia and their informal caregivers. The aim of the research is the development and implementation of the integral approach, to identify...Research/educational settingRead more
United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM StockportCIB explored : empowering seniors to participate fully in community life; information and communication provision; securing social, financial and digital inclusion; business and employment opportunities. ...Provider of social serviceRead more
Estonia On the VIRTU, you can: Keep in touch with other users Speak to the care staff Participate in exercise, relaxation and singing sessions held by health and social care students Get news, up-to-date information about nutrition and health Take part in...Read more