Statement in response to the COVID-19 virus

JPI More Years Better Life, statement in response to the COVID-19 pandemic Europe and the world are facing an unprecedented challenge. It is caused by a virus whose behaviour was totally unknown a few months ago, and societies are managing it with measures of which the evidence is far from clear. We are learning step by step 1) the medical

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Policy briefs from project AgeWellAccounts

The AgeWellAccounts project (2016 joint call) studies how the different dimensions of wellbeing change over the life course and how they differ between countries. The aim is to identify the main determinants that influence wellbeing at each stage of life and to explore the relation between wellbeing and intergenerational support. This project published three policy policy briefs on I) age and

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Event: Final Seminar JTC 2015

You are invited to join the live stream of the final seminar of JPI MYBL’s first joint transnational call entitled ‘Extended Working Life and its Interaction with Health, Wellbeing and beyond’. The five funded projects which started in 2015 will present their results during this seminar in Helsinki. You can follow the seminar via this link: Programme Outline Wednesday

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Report SAPEA: Transforming the future of ageing

In Europe and around the world, people are living longer than ever before. This is one of the greatest achievements of the past century, but it also brings challenges for European societies and the EU as a whole. We must adjust to an ageing and shrinking workforce, and find financially viable ways to deliver high-quality health and social care for

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Demographic Change, Equality and Wellbeing: Towards integrated policies for ageing societies

The Joint Programming Initiative (JPI) “More Years, Better Lives – The Potential and Challenges of Demographic Change” aims to provide the intelligence and knowledge base to seek better evidence for policymaking for sustainable solutions. Researchers, stakeholders and policy makers from JPI MYBL’s 17 member countries gather in Helsinki to discuss policy integration. What good examples of integration of policy related

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Report European Commission on Demographic Scenarios for the EU: Migration, Population and Education

Demographic changes are long-term, and they occur at a steady and predictable pace. Thus, building demographic scenarios may help evidence-based planning for the future. The report makes projections for 2060 to understand the long-term impact for the EU of trends in fertility, mortality, migration, and changes in education levels and labour market participation. It analyses alternative scenarios that may limit

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