The Multidisciplinary European Programme on Active Ageing is an Intensive Programme which brings together students and staff from higher education institutions in three participating countries: France (Lille), Portugal (Leiria) and Finland (Joensuu) to:
The specific theme of the MEP project 2011-2013 is to explore how ageing can be dealt with in Europe in the future, from an inter-cultural, pluridisciplinary perspective based on solidarity. Its objective therefore is to assess issues linked with ageing at different levels: economic, social, psychological, cultural, sanitary, and from the point of view of labour, in each of the partner countries.
The idea is to review solutions linked with solidarity, and put forward new ideas and innovative suggestions in order to address those issues.
Polytechnic Institute of Leiria|
The Instituto Politécnico de Leiria (Polytechnic Institute of Leiria) was inaugurated in 1987 and has gradually asserted itself as a reference in education and professional qualification with a strong focus on innovation, business and technology.
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