• Hands-on-Shafe


    The Hands-on-Shafe project aims to provide a robust, safe and replicable digital solution for integrated social and health care to improve the quality of life and well-being of older people (with cognitive decline, conditions or multiple comorbidities), and their formal and informal caregivers. The project will be tested in Europe on 7 large-scale pilots, with […]

  • Rede Portuguesa Ambientes Saudáveis, Inteligentes e Amigáveis

    In June 2018, we invited a range of Portuguese organizations to create a broad network of partners around the themes of Inclusive Environments for All Ages and Ageing in Place. This invitation was brought on the context of several initiatives already under way in which Caritas Coimbra and Coimbra’s Nursing School participate at the European […]

  • (Des)Igual


    (Des)Igual is a project that aims at promoting Gender Equality and domestic violence prevention and it is co-funded by the National Programme PT2020 –PO ISE-36-2015-21 (2016-2019). Beginning in 2016, this project aims at a transversal and circular approach, based on mainstreaming for Gender Equality, fostering the breaking of cycles of violence and a healthy and […]

  • Privacy Preference Terms in Active and Healthy Ageing (AHA)


    This page presents the main results of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP-AHA) privacy preferences collaborative work between Action Group C2 and D4 in the spring of 2018 on Privacy Preference Terms in Active and Healthy Ageing (AHA).   User preferences on privacy settings are meant to be complementary to data protection laws, […]


    EU_SHAFE – Europe Enabling Smart Healthy Age-friendly Environments Oficially started on August 2019, the EU_SHAFE project aims at improving policies and practices in 7 European regions by developing a comprehensive approach to Smart Healthy Age-Friendly Environments (SHAFE). Through a ‘learning by sharing’ methodology, the project Consortium, composed by a well balanced group of multi-disciplinary actors […]



    The IGCAL project, approved by the Erasmus+ program of the European Commission, aims to increase the quality of adult education. To this end, it proposes to develop a pedagogical tool to map the basic learning parameters of adult learners and thus support the creation and access to professional qualification pathways.

  • Caregivers’ Role on ICT for AFE


    This page presents the main results of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP-AHA) collaborative work between Action Group D4 and C2 – “Caregivers’ role in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) development and exploitation for Age-Friendly Environments (AFE)”.   THE OUTCOME The document reflects the result of a collaboration between the members of the […]

  • GrowMeUp


    GrowMeUp (2015-2018) was a Research and Innovation project, co-funded by the European Union under the Framework Programme Horizon 2020 with the following partnership • University of Coimbra (Portugal) • University of Geneva (Switzerland) • Atrium-Orbis: Cure and Care organization (Netherlands) • University of Cyprus (Cyprus) • PAL Robotics (Spain) • ProBayes (France) • Citard IT […]

  • CriArte


    CriArte is a social entrepreneurship project (2016-2019) that seeks to leverage the autonomy and employability skills of people living in social neighbourhoods, with a particular focus on Roma women, creating a professional and different range of craft products that may be sold, activating social co-responsibility with other civil society organisations and raising awareness to solidary […]



    MIND & GAIT is a project funded under PT2020 (FCT – European Regional Development Funds 2017 – 2019), involving six PT partners and intends to develop a combined intervention to older adults, composed of a program of cognitive stimulation (by computer and through assisted animal therapy) and a program of physical activity. This project will […]

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