EC teach older people to get active, maintaining health
Denmark has officially announced the "European Year of Active Ageing and Intergenerational Solidarity," according to Xinhua. The purpose of this program is to change the lives of people older than 60 years.
For Denmark, the problem is urgent, because about 17% of the population occur in people over 65. According to the representatives of the country in the EU, life does not end at this age, and society is increasingly recognize: the elderly have to offer.
Life Europeans and quality are constantly increasing (2-3 months each year). As experts, these demographic characteristics to be used, in particular in the labor market. This is the concept of active aging. The proposed perspective is proposed to create the appropriate conditions for all age groups.
Meanwhile, experts urge not forget that the European fertility decline. Worked to normal mechanisms for updating and maintaining the nation should have an index of 2.1 children per woman. Now the figure is slowly coming to only 1.6.