Guidelines for Mainstreaming Ageing - UNECE
Mainstreaming ageing is a policy strategy directed towards integrating ageing issues into all relevant policy fields on all levels, which helps to adapt to population ageing and ensure the integration of the needs of all ages groups, including older persons, into the policymaking process.
This guide by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) mainly target government staff responsible for the development, coordination and monitoring of ageing-related policies at national and local level. It explains in more details what si meant by mainstreaming ageing and why it is important. It next outlines five stages in developing a strategic framework for mainstreaming ageing.