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
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Towards a scarcity of care? Tensions and contradictions in transnational elderly care systems in central and eastern Europe It is the title of the book issued by Friedrich-Ebert-StiftungBudapest. Our co-founder Kinga has contributed to the volume. Quote from the book: “Hopefully this initiative is an effective step towards a large-scale change in the entire careContinue reading “Care migration: cause or symptom?”
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