Tools & methods
  • Active ageing index 2012 for 27 EU Member States
    A new tool for national and European policy-makers to measure and promote the untapped potential of the older population; follows the conceptual framework of the 2012 European Year for Active Ageing and Solidarity between Generations. (European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research, Vienna, European Commission, Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs and the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe)
  • Active ageing: good health adds life to years
    Policies and priorities for interventions for healthy ageing. (WHO/Europe)
  • Global age-friendly cities: a guide
    To engage cities in becoming more age-friendly so as to use the potential of older people for humanity. (WHO)
  • Healthy ageing profiles
    Guidance for producing local health profiles of older people. (WHO/Europe)
  • How to promote active ageing in Europe
    A brochure with clear and concise information on what local and regional actors can do to promote ageing with European support. (European Commission)
  • Knowledge translation framework for ageing and health
    Review of some of the main frameworks, theories, models and tools for ageing and health. (WHO)
  • Political Declaration and Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing
    Adopted at the Second World Assembly on Ageing in April 2002, marks a turning-point in how the world addresses the challenge of building a society for all ages. (United Nations)
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