Press Releases

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Perspectives on Ageing: High-level conference on health and long-term care


Ergebnisse des europaweiten Demografieprojekts DART


Ageing and declining population - challenge for the future!


Erfahrungen aus Sachsen in Europa begehrt – Projekte zur Bewältigung des demografischen Wandels gelten als vorbildlich


Marttatyö kiinnostaa eurooppalaisia alueita


Hyrrä ja Ikämestarit valittu parhaiden joukkoon


Sachsen beteiligt sich an Demografie-Projekt der EU


Se cauta solutii pentru prevenirea declinului demografic al regiunii CENTRU


Europaweites Demografieprojekt „DART“ startet


Provincie Limburg geeft officiële start aan Europees netwerk over Krimp



URBACT Report: Shrinking Cities

The DART project contributed to the report "From crises to choice: Re-imagining the future of shrinking cities.", that was published by URBACT, in May 2013. more

DART Indicator Study

The study on indicators and standards compared for the first time the demographic change with selected data from the DART partner regions on a NUTS 3 level.Within the pilot action of the project a regional observation monitor...more

Tarja Cronberg

Member of European Parliament (since 2011)

In Finland the declining and ageing society is usually seen as a serious problem with negative consequences. Therefore a strong change in attitudes is needed. When facing challenges, the North Karelia has already several times assumed the role of forerunner. Once again we need to review new structures, models and tools, as well as find innovative solutions aiming to improve tomorrow's prerequisite for living and working in our region. The main concern of the DART project is highly topical and any outcomes of fruitful European collaboration are warmly welcomed.