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.

Greece Θεσσαλονίκη (Thessaloniki) ThessalonikiDem@Care aspires to contribute to the timely diagnosis, assessment, maintenance and promotion of self-independence of people with dementia, by deepening the understanding of how the disease affects their everyday life and behaviour It implements...HospitalPrimary health care providersNurseProvider of informal careResearch/educational settingResidential long-term care facilitiesRead more
Portugal PORTUGAL LisbonSeGAPe 65+ - Seniors’ Group Assessment of Pedestrian Environment - is a participatory instrument to evaluate and rate the quality of streets for walking from the viewpoint of older adults. The tool provides a practical, systematic method to conduct...Non-governmental organisationOtherResearch/educational settingRead more
Spain NOROESTE ValladolidVITLAB is an open innovation platform to promote an ecosystem to favor collaborative innovation processes in the field of e-Health and e-Inclusion. These processes are based on the capabilities of different agents involved in the creation of...HospitalNon-governmental organisationPrimary health care providersGeneral practitionerProvider of ambulatory health careProvider of informal careProvider of preventive careProvider of social serviceResearch/educational settingRead more
Sweden Stockholms län City of StockholmThe time registration system ParaGå enables better monitoring, improved quality and more efficient administration. With ParaGå, the municipality can monitor the amount of time care providers spend in/attend the elderlys home in a completely...Provider of social serviceRead more
Belgium Région de Bruxelles-Capitale/Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest BrusselsThe Promoting Physical Activity and Health in Ageing (PAHA) project is a tailored intervention for older adults with different functional capacities. Through a supervised and structured exercise programme for senior citizens (55-65 years old), PAHA...Advocacy organisationNon-governmental organisationOtherRead more