On 29 May 2013 a meeting of the Action Group D4 of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing was held in Brussels. During the meeting new commitments of the Action Group on Innovation for age-friendly buildings, cities and environments were presented. New objectives for 2013 were discussed together with major developments for each action area. The next steps include the integration of new commitments and further development of indicators and reporting process for monitoring actions.
The New Action Plan provides a detailed insight into how the Group will meet its different objectives, with a breakdown of tasks, deliverables and measures of success. In parallel to reminding the Group's governance principles, the Action Plan outlined potential future action areas, and also included extensive appendices that give further details on the Group's activities and the partners involved.
Inspired by the WHO age friendly cities initiative and further complemented by the use of ICT, Action Group D4 aims to create an age-friendly environment in the European Union by 2020 achieved through greater participation, collaboration and age-friendly innovation.
For more information, plese click here.