On 7th December, the EU-funded AFE-INNOVNET Thematic Network on innovation for age-friendly environments officially launched the Covenant on Demographic Change, a new EU-wide association open to local, regional and national authorities, civil society organisations, universities, and businesses willing to join forces to support active and healthy ageing across Europe. Read more in this press release
This guide is aimed to help AGE members and other older people organisations to influence EU and national policies of relevance to older people, providing step-by-step guidance for managing a campaign for an age-friendly European Union.
The European Commission has opened a public consultation to gather views from citizens, organisations, public authorities, businesses, academics and other stakeholders on the mid-term review of the European Disability Strategy (2010-2020). AGE will prepare a collective response and strongly encourage older people's organisations to take part in this consultation to voice the interest of older persons with impairments.