Publications for work group #4: Workforce


Stypinska, J. &  Turek, K. (2017). Hard and Soft age discrimination – dual nature of workplace discrimination in European Journal of Ageing.

Abuladze, L.; Sakkeus, L.; Põldma, A. (2017). ANED Country report on Social Protection and Article 28. Available online at:

Klimczuk A., Economic Foundations for Creative Ageing Policy, Volume II: Putting Theory into Practice, Palgrave Macmillan, New York 2017, 410 pp. More:

Klimczuk A., Book review (2017): R. Ervik, T.S. Lindén (eds.), The Making of Ageing Policy. Theory and Practice in Europe, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA 2013, “” 2017,


Klimczuk A. (2016). Comparative Analysis of National and Regional Models of the Silver Economy in the European Union, “International Journal of Ageing and Later Life”, Vol. 10, No. 2 2016, pp. 31-59.

Klimczuk A., Ł. Tomczyk, Smart (2016). Age-friendly Cities and Communities: the Emergence of Socio-technological Solutions in the Central and Eastern Europe, [in:] F. Flórez-Revuelta, A.A. Chaaraoui (eds.), Active and Assisted Living: Technologies and Applications, The Institution of Engineering and Technology, London 2016, pp. 335-359.

Social Innovation Index 2016: Old problems, new solutions: Measuring the capacity for social innovation across the world, The Economist Intelligence Unit, 2016,

Klimczuk A., Creative Aging: Drawing on the Arts to Enhance Healthy Aging, [in:] N.A. Pachana (ed.), Encyclopedia of Geropsychology, Springer Singapore, Singapore 2016, pp. 1-5.

THE INTERGENERATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS COMPENDIUM – EDITION 2016: The 2016 edition of the multilingual compendium “Generations, intergenerational relationships, generational policy” will be available to download from here: in April 2017. The 2016 edition will include 12 languages (new: 8. Swedish, 9. Hungarian, 10. Turkish, 11. Romanian, 12. Lithuanian). –  Prof Sarmitė Mikulionienė and and Dr Grazina Rapoliene translated the compendium into Lithuanian; Andrzej Klimchuk provided translation to Polish.


Klimczuk A., Book review (2014): S. Harper, K. Hamblin (eds.), International Handbook on Ageing and Public Policy, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA 2014

Call – thematic issue on Old-Age Exclusion

June 10th, 2018|0 Comments

From our members Marja Aartsen and  Wouter De Tavernier:

Call – issue on Old-Age Exclusion


Program FIP7 ESR meeting Bratislava

May 11th, 2018|0 Comments

Preliminary program_ESRs FIP7 meeting EUROAGEISM H2020, Bratislava, Slovac Republic

“Ageism in the labour market” call

May 11th, 2018|0 Comments

Kindly see the current call for papers to a special issue of the International Journal of Manpower (IJM), concerning ageism in the labour market:

We encourage you to participate and submit your abstracts to the call.  

Best wishes,
Guest Editors: Jolanta Perek-Bialas, Joop Schippers and Pnina […]

CALL – Thematic Issue for Urban Planning: The City, Aging and Planning

May 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Dear All,

Urban Planning (ISSN: 2183-7635) is an international peer-reviewed open access journal of urban studies aimed at advancing understandings and ideas of humankind’s habitats.
Open Access: free to read and share, with an article processing charge […]

WHO global campaign to combat ageism

April 10th, 2018|0 Comments

Bratislava conference adjacent to the COST Meeting

March 11th, 2018|0 Comments

Knowledge for Ageing Society – Contextualising Ageing conference
I would like to invite you to the interdisciplinary conference the colleagues from Department of Demography and Human Geography from Faculty of Natural Scoences, Comenius University in Bratislava […]

European Sociological Association Research on Ageing Network Conference

January 16th, 2018|0 Comments

4th Mid-Term Conference of the ESA Research Network (RN01) on Ageing in Europe
Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic, 5 – 7 September 2018
Conference […]

Growing old with and via media

January 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Special issue of MedieKultur entitled “Growing old with and via media”:
Two of WG Media and Ageism members were involved in editing that issues: Sara Mosberg Iversen and Monika Wilinska.


Sustainable Ageing invitation

January 13th, 2018|0 Comments


January 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Internship available in the Ageing and Life Course Department at the World Health Organization to support and conduct research to inform the Global Campaign to Combat Ageism.

Location: WHO Headquarters office in Geneva, Switzerland
Duration: 4 – 6 […]


January 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Please note:
will be held in BRUSSELS, Oct. 26, 2018.

Call for papers, April 2018 issue: Qualitative Research For, About, and With Older Adults

December 12th, 2017|0 Comments

We invite manuscripts for RJCPR, April 2018 issue. The topic for this issue is: Qualitative Research For, About, and With Older Adults. Guest editors: Dr Monika Wilińska, Jönköping University, Sweden; Dr. Loredana Ivan, NUPSPA, Romania.

Deadline: January 30, […]

Trent university post doctoral

November 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Trent University Post Doctoral Fellowship 2018

Active Ageing Index seminar, Spain, 9/2018

October 27th, 2017|0 Comments

CfP A5

Romanian Journal of Communication and Public Relations- Special Issue

October 27th, 2017|0 Comments

call for papers_Apr2018 (1)

Call for the next issue of Slovak Ethnology

October 27th, 2017|0 Comments

FALLING DOWN – free online course

September 19th, 2017|0 Comments


Attached is a link to a FREE online course about older people and problematic substance use call FALLING DOWN, which starts on 30 October and runs over 5 weeks – a couple of hours per week […]

Aging & Society: Seventh and Eighth Interdisciplinary Conferences

August 29th, 2017|0 Comments

Aging & Society Conferences

Recommended Interfasol TS in Dortmund info

April 18th, 2017|0 Comments

COST Action IS1311
Intergenerational Family Solidarity Across Europe
Deadline for applications extended until April 30th, 2017
Annual Training School 2017
Call for Applications
Dortmund 6th – 9th June 2017

Application for Dortmund Annual Training School 2017


As indicated in its Memorandum of Understanding, INTERFASOL foresees the organization of […]

Newsletter March 2017

March 25th, 2017|0 Comments


Newsletter Mar 2017


Prague meeting & TS

Broader Legal and Policy developments


Krakow minutes

February 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

TS Krakow summary

A few pictures from Krakow meeting

February 19th, 2017|0 Comments

WG Health activities

February 4th, 2017|0 Comments

Planned meeting in spain 1-2/02/2018

February 4th, 2017|0 Comments

We are planning to make 5 5-minute movies in different languages on the following topics:

Movie 1 “What is ageism?”
Movie 2 “How does ageism look like in everyday life?”
Movie 3 “Why is ageism bad […]

TS Krakow – updated program

February 4th, 2017|0 Comments

Krakow Meeting Agenda_update 3 February 2017

WG4 – Dublin meeting presentations

January 30th, 2017|0 Comments


future TS in Sweden

January 30th, 2017|0 Comments

here you can find application form and details about planned TS in Sweden, May-June 2017:

COST_Training schoolSweden


October 20th, 2016|0 Comments


Future Activities

September 25th, 2016|0 Comments

1. We will issue a call for 4 additional STSMs. Applications are due in the end of October. More details will follow shortly.

2. Our next meeting will be in Krakow, Poland: 16-17.2.2017. The goal is […]

October 1- International day of older persons

September 22nd, 2016|0 Comments


Book guidelines

May 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Dear all- Below you can find some instructions, based on Springer’s requests:

1. Please examine the manuscript guide prior to preparing a final version of your chapter- section 4.2.

2. We will have an unnumbered contributed volume- […]

Prague presentation and minutes

May 19th, 2016|0 Comments

WG 3 Media and Ageism – Final Presentation – Prague – 28 and 29 Aprilwg meeting summary29.4.16_CTR Minutes WG Media Prague – 28-29 April

Prague WG2 Minutes

May 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Minutes of Prague Meeting April 2016_Final

Book Instructions

May 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Dear all- Below you can find some instructions, based on Springer’s requests:

1. Please examine the manuscript guide prior to preparing a final version of your chapter- section 4.2.

2. We will have an unnumbered contributed […]

Prague minutes

May 19th, 2016|0 Comments

wg meeting summary29.4.16_CTR

second call for Short Term Scientific Mission

April 26th, 2016|0 Comments

The timetable for applications is as follows:

Period of STSM: between 4th July 2016 and 31st March 2017

Deadline for applications: 30th May 2016

Notification of application outcome: 20th June 2016


Full details, including the criteria for applications, are […]

Event Coming Up: Generation Solidaires-Fighting Ageism and Age Discrimination

April 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Ageism is experienced both by older and young people. It is entrenched in attitudes but also
organisations, laws, policies and practices that create disadvantages or obstacles to the equal
participation of the young and the older generations.

Whose ageism? The reinvigoration and definitions of an elusive concept / Fredrik Snellman

February 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

View the new article by Fredrik Snellman: Whose ageism? The reinvigoration and definitions of an elusive concept


February 14th, 2016|0 Comments


Newsletter-Feb 2016

February 10th, 2016|0 Comments

We are happy to post the first newsletter of our COST action:


Growing old with and via media- a call for special issue of MedieKultur

January 25th, 2016|0 Comments

The call for MedieKultur is out now: Growing old with and via media (

2015 activities- a summary

January 25th, 2016|0 Comments

Dear All,

Cost Action on Ageism is about to publish its first newsletter. We made our own, a bit longer version that summarizes key activities in our group.

Best wishes,
Eugene and MonikaWG Media and Ageism- newsletter text

Prague meeting April 2016- Training School

January 24th, 2016|0 Comments

See the attached documents for the Prague TS meeting:

TS_Registration Form (no financial support)_Prague TS 2016_EU COST Action 1402

TS_Preliminary Program_Prague EU COST Action 1402

TS_Call for Applications and Application Form_Prague TS 2016_EU COST Action 1402

Program_Prague COST Action […]

COST Vademecum 2016

January 17th, 2016|0 Comments


Please see the COST Vademecum. Inside you will find the COST rules regarding reimbursement.

Laurea University is looking for interested partners to co-operate

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Laurea University of Applied Sciences is growing its network of research partners and aim to strengthen the co-operation. Through this Laurea wants to find better ways to create new international projects with societal impact.

Laurea University is […]

Presentations for WG1 group/WG1 subgroups from Dublin and Berlin COST Action meetings in April and September 2015

November 1st, 2015|0 Comments

Berlin 2015_WG1 and WG1b_SUMMARIZING PRESENTATION, TABLE_Healthy clinical strategies for healhy aging

Berlin 2015_WG1a_SUMMARIZING TABLE_Ageism in Healthcare and Long-term Care Systems


Dublin 2015_WG1c subgroup_Discovering the bright side of ageism in healthcare

Dublin 2015_WG1b subgroup_ Healthy clinical strategies for healthy […]

Symposium for the Law and Society Conference

October 25th, 2015|0 Comments

We would like to update that WG2: Judicial-Legal System, Chaired by Prof. Israel (Issi) Doron and Ms. Nena Georgantzi, has submitted a symposium to the Law and Society Conference in New Orleans.


SOCIAL INNOVATION- VOTE for ‘Ageing population’

October 12th, 2015|0 Comments

You are all welcome to vote for the right cause!

We would like to draw your attention to an innovative approach for the selection of a theme in the field of social innovation. This competition (prize money: […]

Handbook on Ageism

September 25th, 2015|0 Comments

COST IS1402 will produce a new edited book. For guidelines concerning the book, please open this link: Handbook on Ageism-outline  .

Minutes from WG 2 Judicial/Legal Ageism

September 24th, 2015|0 Comments

COST_Final_minutes_WG2_10_September_2015_ (1)

Berlin Meeting- September 2015

September 20th, 2015|0 Comments

Minutes- Berlin Meeting: minutes17.9.15

‘Mc Meeting’ presentation: MCmeeting8.9.15

‘Rewards and Challenges Associated with COST’ presentation: rewards8.9.15

View pictures from Berlin Meeting: picsfromberlin


Article: Youthful Indiscretions by Tobias Haeusermann

September 18th, 2015|0 Comments

I would like to draw your attention to an article I wrote on ageism for the King’s Review, an online magazine based in King’s College, University of Cambridge.

Tobias Haeusermann

The Berlin Meeting

September 14th, 2015|0 Comments

Between September 10-11 we had an excellent meeting in Berlin.

Beyond fruitful discussions we were also able to socialize and enjoy Berlin.

Here is a picture from our dinner.



Minutes – Dublin Meeting

July 27th, 2015|0 Comments

Photos from the meeting in Dublin: photos

Attitudes towards dementia- The German Centre of Gerontology

July 21st, 2015|0 Comments

Attitudes_towards_Dementia_01 (1)

Minutes Kickoff Meeting

June 21st, 2015|0 Comments

Minutes COST_general

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