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Losing Elections by losing the elderly Voters

Frank Hauser in ENGS fringe meeting during the EGP Council in Antwerp 19 May 2018 Facts and Data about an alarming and forgotten problem In 2019 we will have the next European elections. We are of course close to elderly voters … Continue reading

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How to inspire more elderly to vote Green in the EU elections NGS in Antwerp – our fringe meeting

Reino Lampinen  ENGS Fringe Meeting in Antwerp 19 May 2018 Altogether 17 people attended the meeting, 12 visitors both from international and EGP organisations as well from national Green associations. Also six ENGS Board members were present.  Seminar was opened … Continue reading

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ENGS with TILT!

TILT! European Green Council Antwerpen starts with Campaign https://europeangreens.eu/sites/all/modules/civicrm/extern/url.php?u=7087&qid=1054820  

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Minutes from ENGS Fringe Meeting Karlstad 2017

ENGS EUROPEAN NETWORK OF GREEN SENIORS​   Karlstad 26 November 2017 Reino Lampinen   ENGS Fringe Meeting 25 November 2017 from 14.30 to 16.15 No Discrimination in the Job Market Altogether 16 people attended the meeting, 10 visitors and 5 ENGS Board members (Vivianne Gunnarsson, Frank Hauser, Birgit Meinhardt, … Continue reading

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Why is it important?

We all need the right of water. Around 1,8 Million people in Europe had fight as NGO for it. Now the EU Commison had founded some guidelines for right of water. Because water is one of the vital ressources for … Continue reading

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Generations, Intergenerational Relations Compendium in 17 languages

The members of the International Network for the Analysis of Intergenerational Relations (Generationes) proudly present the most recent issue of the jointly produced compendium “Generations, Intergenerational Relations and Generational Policy”. This new version includes 17 languages: English, French, German, Italian, … Continue reading

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Austrian Grandmas fighting against „Neo Nazis“

Austrians have taken refugees into their homes. But the new far-right government would like to move refugees out of the community and into concentrated centres, which protestors argue recalls a darker time in Austria’s history….Austrian Grandmas fighting against Neo Nazis … Continue reading

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UN – 1.10.2017 Day of older person

UN Calls for harnessing one of the world’s greatest untapped resources – older persons This year, older persons around the world are celebrating the United Nations International Day of Older Persons, by looking to the future and underscoring their vital … Continue reading

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NGO Forum and Ministerial Conference on Ageing Lissabon 2017

Birgit Meinhard-Schiebel, from Carers’ Organisation Austria participated in the UNECE NGO Forum on Ageing, held on 20 September 2017, in Lisbon, Portugal. The Forum preceded the UNECE Ministerial Conference on Ageing (21-22 September 2017). About the UNECE NGO Forum on Ageing The objective of the … Continue reading

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Longest book table in the world

Now again The longest book table in the world, Drottninggatan Stockholm 20 aug. Green Seniors were there selling books and politiks for elderly. Really full speed! on the picture, Anders Ödmark, Vivianne Gunnarsson, Gösta Even, Eivor Karlsson Marja Sandin -Wester. … Continue reading

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