Category Archives: Age friendly Cities

Invitation to a videoconference on the UN world seniors day

Invitation from Bündnis 90/ Die Grünen, Green 60plus, Hamburg to a videoconference about age-friendly cities and communities. Dear all, I would like to invite you to a very special conference with top-class speakers. Conference-language will be German. We want lively … Continue reading

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8-point plan for age-friendly local public transport

Traffic-Notes from Chris in Germany: In Hamburg, the group Green 60plus is discussing their wishes for the equipment of the new generation of buses in local public transport. This is our plan – what do you think? How about the public … Continue reading

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Corona-Update from Sweden, Austria and Germany

Our Vice-chairwoman Vivianne Gunnarsson is very sorry about the corona-situation in Belgium and other European Countries and says about Sweden: “I am sorry to learn about the Belgian situation and many others. Still in the midst of the sorriness I … Continue reading

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Hamburg has a coalition agreement – good for elderly people!

Elections were just taking place in Hamburg – and now the Greens rule together with the Social Democrats. The coalition agreement has just been passed. With many good points for the older generation. The contract has over 200 pages, the … Continue reading

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What you like to know

The Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) is a multidisciplinary and cross-national panel database of micro data on health, socio-economic status and social and family networks of more than 85,000 individuals (approximately 150,000 interviews) from 19 European … Continue reading

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Highest lifequality for elderly people in Sweden

Lifequality for elderly people is different in Europa “Sweden is the best placed country to grow old, according to a study. In the study they found countries which are not properly prepared. They do not cope with aging population.”(BBC) Laut … Continue reading

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Green Generationpolitics Austria

Green Election Campaign 2013 was successful! We have 12.43 %, 24 mandate and successfull generationpolitics.

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Jocelyne’s Blog: Journey Dilemna !

New entry,11.10. : Now comes the time for choice! Nightie or pyjamas ? Ear plugs or ear phones? Chocolate or no chocolate? Mmmmm, it seems I can hear voices from Wierz Street in Brussels whispering, “Yesssssss! OK! Chocolate then ….” But … Continue reading

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Aktion: Wien – altersgerechte Stadt?

Großstädte wie Wien haben im Laufe der letzten Jahre viele bauliche und verkehrsmässige Veränderungen und Verbesserungen erlebt. Ob sie sich auch den Bedürfnissen der älterwerdenden Generation angepasst haben, wollen wir in den kommenden Wochen nachfragen. Wir werden dazu an ca. … Continue reading

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Rentner besetzen “ihr” Haus

Senioren als Villenbesetzer in Berlin Altes Haus DER SPIEGEL, 5.Juli 2012 Von Hendrik Ternieden Bis zu 50 Senioren haben eine Villa in Berlin-Pankow besetzt. Sie wollen verhindern, dass ihre Begegnungsstätte vom Bezirk geschlossen wird. Im Interview berichtet Besetzerin Doris Syrbe, 72, … Continue reading

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