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.

Latvia LATVIJA KuldīgaThe board cooperates with the city council and expresses the concerns of senior citizens regarding social care, social security, active ageing, cooperation between generations and other issues.Citizen's initiativeHealth service contractersPublic authorityProvider of social serviceRead more
Latvia LATVIJA KuldīgaAvailability of health care in rural districts is a serious issue in Latvia. Samaritan Society with the support of local municipalities offers Samaritan home care for elderly and disabled citizens in rural districts.Health service contractersOtherNon-governmental organisationPrimary health care providersGeneral practitionerPrimary health care providersNursePrimary health care providersOtherProvider of informal careProvider of preventive careProvider of social serviceRead more
Ageing Well in Wales
United Kingdom WALES CardiffAgeing Well in Wales is a national Programme hosted by the Older People's Commissioner for Wales. It brings together individuals and communities with public, private and voluntary sectors to develop and promote practical and innovative ways to...OtherRead more
Smart House Living Lab Logo
Spain Madrid MadridThe Smart House Living Lab objective is to research and develop in the Ambient Intelligence and Ambient (Active) Assisted Living context of technology and services to prevent, care and promote the health and welfare of people, support social...Research/educational settingRead more
Spain Andalucía Region of AndalusiaThe Junta 65 Card is a free document that is at the disposal of people over 65 years old provided by the Regional Ministry of Equality and Social Policies of the Government of Andalusia, through the Agency of Social Services and Dependency of...Cultural institutionPrivate companySmall and medium-sized enterprise (SME)Provider of social serviceRead more