European Covenant on Demographic Change launched!

Covenant logoOn 7th December, the EU-funded AFE-INNOVNET Thematic Network on innovation for age-friendly environments officially launched the Covenant on Demographic Change, a new EU-wide association open to local, regional and national authorities, civil society organisations, universities, and businesses committed to joining forces to support active and healthy ageing across Europe.

This well-attended high-level event, organised at the Committee of the Regions with the support of the European Commission, was followed by two days of joint AFE-INNOVNET and AFEE workshops for policy makers aimed at supporting the design and practical implementation of the Covenant on Demographic Change.

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Read more in AFE-INNOVNET press release

For more information, please contact Julia Wadoux, AFE-INNOVNET Coordinator, at 

A report of this three-day event will be available in the January issue of AGE newsletter CoverAGE (Special Briefing)

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