We invite you to attend the 2nd SLOVENIAN CONFERENCE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF THE THIRD AGE LIFELONG LEARNING, WORK AND DEVELOPMENT - THE BASIS silver economy LJUBLJANA, June 6, 2017 Location: SLOVENIAN UNIVERSITY OF THE THIRD AGE, hall on the ground floor, POLJANSKA 6, LJUBLJANA Time: 8:45 to 12:15
Although the concept of silver economy has been present for several years, this is still not enough studied. In the middle of a long-lived society it is gradually formed mainly by political debates at European and national level. The European Union is aware that, in connection with the age jobs and income can be generated. It can even become a world leader in the silver economy. Discussions on silver economy could trigger ageism detrimental to the efforts thatto enable older people to have an equal status in society, allowing them to be visiblow season travelling etc., They have to be producers and innovators retiring differently than their ancestors. To make this possible, we need legislative changes, education, work opportunities, development, especially changes in the mentality of all of us. It uis needed to produce an impact on the identity of the elderly and their perception of themselves. How far are we and and are we on the right track, we will ask ourselves .