The kick-off meeting of the Project DISCO | Developing Innovative Sustainable Cooperation Opportunities | happened on July 14 on a hybrid format. DISCO is a project funded by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) and aims to Read more
SHINE 2Europe participated in the Seminar “Activating the Community in Combating Isolation and Loneliness of Older Citizens”
The activation of local communities and the training of professionals are key elements for a coordinated and effective response to combat social isolation.
On July 1st, Carina Dantas participated in the Seminar ” Activating the Community in Combating Isolation Read more
SHINE 2Europe and the Local Development Association of Bairrada and Mondego (AD ELO) will collaborate in the international project SAA – Smart Against Ageism, to combat the idadism in Portugal.
SAA is an Erasmus+ project (2022-2024), coordinated by ISIS, Read more
Nurses and carers saw for the first time the results of the STEP_UP game that teaches how to fight a pandemic
Following the work done over the past year, SHINE 2Europe has once again relied on the support of nurses and formal carers of older adults to see for the first time the outcome of the STEP_UP game, an educational Read more
SHINE 2Europe and Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Seia have formalized their collaboration in international projects, especially aimed at older adults. Currently and during the next two years, professionals and clients of Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Seia will Read more
The National Plan to Combat Racism and Discrimination 2021-2025 was presented on March 21.
This new strategy recognizes the seriousness of preventing situations of racism and xenophobia in Portugal that violate fundamental rights, cause harm, suffering and social exclusion. Read more
Negative attitudes about ageing and older age make life on average 7,5 years shorter.
Negative stereotypes, prejudices and discrimination on the ground of age are known as “ageism”, which has been shown to cause cardiovascular stress, lowered levels of Read more
SHINE’s CEO participated in the webinar “Responsibility in tech – ethical challenges for IT professionals”
On March 15, Carina Dantas was a speaker at the webinar “Responsibility in tech – ethical challenges for IT professionals” promoted by IT Professionalism Europe. At the panel “Bringing ethics to work”, Carina addressed the theme of work Read more