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Age Platform Europe (AGE)

Age Platform Europe (AGE) Platform Europe is a European network of non-profit associations of and for people aged 50+ promoting the interests of the 190 million inhabitants aged 50+ in the European Union and raising awareness of the issues that concern them most. AGE voices older and retired people in the EU policy debates, and support the participation of their representative organisations at EU, national, regional and local levels, thus informing EU policy development. AGE works on a wide range of policy areas, such as anti-discrimination, active ageing, social protection, pension reform, social inclusion, health, long-term care, accessibility of public transport and of the build environment, and new technologies. AGE Platform Europe is also involved in several EU funded research projects on healthy ageing, ICT and ageing, eHealth, long-term care and age-friendly environments.