AGE Governance

AGE Platform Europe is governed by the General Assembly composed of all AGE's members, and by its elected representatives meeting in an Executive Committee and a Council of Administration.

 

Executive Committee members

  • Ebbe Johansen, President (DK)
  • Anthony De Giovanni, Vice President (MT)
  • Regine Matthijsen, Vice President (NL)
  • Jose-Luis Tejedor, Vice President (ES)
  • Christina Rogestam, Vice President (SE)
  • Elena Weber, Secretary (EU)
  • Jean-Michel Hôte, Treasurer (FR)

 

Executive Committee members are responsible for providing policy guidance and for the daily management of the Platform and the staff management.

 

Council of Administration members

AGE Admin Council 2016

Full Members

National Organisations

  • Austria: Harald Glatz 
  • Belgium: Pierre-Jacques Marchal
  • Bulgaria: Nadezhda Todorovska
  • Croatia: Ines Vrban 
  • Cyprus: Alexis Michaelides
  • Czech Republic:
  • Denmark: John Kirstein
  • Estonia: Ergma Andres
  • Finland: Filip Hamro-Drotz
  • France: Claude Connan / Bernard Bazot
  • Germany: Ina Voelcker / Barbara Kahler
  • Greece: Ranga Myrto
  • Hungary: Imre Semsei
  • Ireland: Ciaran McKinney
  • Italy: Juan Camilo Zuluaga / Giorgio Grenzi
  • Malta: Anthony De Giovanni 
  • Netherlands: Christine Nanlohy
  • Norway: Jan Davidsen
  • Poland: Grzegorz Zober / Piotr Nakonieczny
  • Portugal: Anabela Paixão
  • Romania: Giorgică Bădărău
  • Slovakia: Gálisová Ľubica
  • Slovenia: Jožica Puhar
  • Spain: Angel Yaguë Criado / José Luis Tejedor
  • Sweden: Martin Engman
  • Switzerland: Roland Grunder

European Federations

  • Alain Koskas (FIAPA)
  • Ghislaine van Halewyn (ESU)
  • Christina Tallberg (NOPO)
  • Joseph Bertrand (ESO)

European Organisations

  • Elena Weber (EAN)
  • Elizabeth Sclater (OWN Europe)

 

Substitute Members

National Organisations

  • Austria: Hilde Hawlicek
  • Belgium: Maddie Geerts
  • Bulgaria: Maria Petkova
  • Croatia: Višnja Fortuna
  • Cyprus: Maria Dodou
  • Czech Republic:
  • Denmark: Ebbe Johanssen
  • Estonia:
  • Finland: Raimo Ikonen
  • France: Claude Waret / Jean-Michel Hôte
  • Germany: Heidrun Mollekopf /
  • Greece: George Pavlidis
  • Hungary: Laszlo Patyan
  • Ireland: Maureen Kavanagh
  • Italy: Fabio Volponi / Giuseppe Zaffarano
  • Malta: Gaetan Naudi
  • Netherlands: Regine Matthijsen
  • Norway: Arne Halaas
  • Poland: Katarzyna Otachel / Radosław Kraczkowski
  • Portugal:
  • Romania: Gheorghe Chioaru 
  • Slovakia: Iveta Cereyova
  • Slovenia: Katja Krivec
  • Spain: Jose-Ramon Landaluce / Jordi Romero
  • Sweden: Christina Rogestam
  • Switzerland: 

European Federations

  • Camille Gautard (FIAPA)
  • Leif Hallberg (ESU)
  • Kalivi Kivisto (NOPO)
  • Frieda Ardies (ESO)

European Organisations

  • Pascal Champvert (EAN)
  • Maria Petkova (OWN EUROPE)

 

The Council of Administration is responsible for the overall implementation of the work programme set by the General Assembly, the preparation of the annual budget and the policy decisions. I also examine the candidature files of full members or others prepared by the Accreditation Committee.
The members of the Council of Administration represent each one of the European Countries, the European organisations, and the European Federations of older people. They are elected at the General Assembly by the organisation of their country.

 

Accreditation Committee

 Members

  • Jean-Michel Hôte (FR)
  • John Kirstein (DK)
  • José-Luis Tejedor (ES) 

 

The Accreditation Committee is responsible for examining applications to membership. Applications to AGE must be sent to our accreditation committee through Nathalie Decraecker: nathalie.decraecker@age-platform.eu
For more information, please read AGE internal rules
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