We Turn Ageing into Opportunities
Europe is ageing…
Let’s make the most of it!
Building a Caring Society
Care: 1. The process of protecting someone and providing what that person needs 2. An intimate way of connecting with one another
3. The very materialistic core activity that societies need to stay alive
Social and Digital
Caring and digitally
boosted human communities
New deal among generations around climate and care issues
For environmental, social and economic sustainability
Globally, the proportion of people over 65 years old was 10% in 2012, but it is expected to jump to 22% by 2050.
Humanity has wiped out 60% of mammals, birds, fish and reptiles since 1970.
5.7 tr Eur
If ranked among sovereign nations, the European Silver Economy (the economy of the population over 50) would currently be the third largest economy in the world.
In 2018, those people aged 55 years or more of the total EU-27 population.
Let’s build back better together
What kind of societies do we want to build?
- Sustainable and caring
- Kind and gentle
- Fair and diverse
We work under the ethical framework of permaculture
‘People care – Earth care – Fair share’
Housing, communities, active ageing
Mobility, care migration
Research and advocacy
Stories about lived
reality of women
This new programme is recommended to individuals, who are interested in permaculture and its potential in relation to physical and mental health, conscious ageing and general wellness. Also for those who would like to spend a hot Summer day in a cool, mature, forest garden in Gödöllő, Hungary. The course is designed for people whoContinue reading “Learning about permaculture, health and conscious ageing”
DigInclude is a two-years-long project that creates space for a well-needed digital inclusion of marginalised and disadvantaged groups of youngsters and young adults. With this project we address two interconnected issues that the European Union its member states are facing at the moment: Access to life-long learning, up-skilling, and digital literacy for many people inContinue reading “DigInclude: Developing Digital Skills in Disadvantaged Groups”
The Social PEAS project is focused on creating permaculture training for professionals working with vulnerable adults, such as people suffering from mental health issues, people with physical and intellectual disabilities and former drug or alcohol users. Through this project, we will be able to: Support adult educators to increase their knowledge and gain expertise inContinue reading “Social Permaculture: Empowering an Active Society (Social PEAS)”