Ensuring a society of all ages from policy declaration to action promoting: The implementation of the outcome of the UNECE ministerial conference on ageing, Vienna 2012

Short description:

The purpose of this brochure is to illustrate, through the presentation of existing good practice and more general considerations for policy making, how commitments of the 2012 Vienna Ministerial Declaration relate to various societal situations and can be successfully implemented in terms of concrete policies and actions. The examples and Proposals have all been selected from contributions to the Vienna conference.

Type of publication:

Good practises

Date of publication:



Dirk Jarré

Publishing organization:

European Commission



Long description:

01. Introduction 3

I. Longer working life and ability to work 8

II. Participation, non-discrimination and social inclusion of older persons 11

III. Dignity, health and independence in older age 15

IV. Intergenerational solidarity 20

The NGO Political Declaration

The Vienna Research Forum Statement

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