Annual Meeting 2018: Minutes of the General Assembly

Minutes of the General Assembly of ENIEC San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Madrid, Spain, April 13th, 2018 Opening Chairman Lola Casal-Sanchez opened the General Assembly at 9.06 hours. It was agreed to modify the agenda and the Coffee break was postponed. Members who had to leave earlier could attend the presentation of the financial report […]

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Annual Meeting 2018: Chinese elderly and the influence of Christianity and Confucianism

Conny van der Aalsvort In this meeting Tina Pan, Conny van der Aalsvoort and the participants shared their experiences with the Chinese elderly in their countries. We learned from each other but especially from Tina Pan who presented some results from her study amongst Chinese elderly in Belgium and The Netherlands. The Chinese elderly are […]

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Annual Meeting 2018: Impression of a first time ENIEC member

Anndeloris Chacon Bristol Black Carers say “Thank You” Mr. Marvin Rees, Mayor of Bristol for introducing us to European Network on Intercultural Elderly Care.  It was an honour to be the first English speaking member of ENIEC and to represent my charity, the city of Bristol and United Kingdom. Our charity is working with unpaid/informal […]

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Annual Meeting 2018: Organizer’s perspective to the ENIEC Annual Meeting 2018

Hanna Rantala For the past five years, I have attended an ENIEC Annual Meeting. Every Spring I look forward to the yearly meeting and its many inspiring conversations, the new ideas I can go home with, the new colleagues I make. This year, I had the chance to look behind the scenes and see what […]

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Annual Meeting 2018: Incorporating into diversity and inclusion into municipal elderly care service centres

Susanna Lehtovaara: Incorporating into diversity and inclusion into municipal elderly care service centres In the ENIEC AM, two Susanas held a workshop about social accessibility with the help of Eva Rönkkö. At the beginning, Susana (no. 1) showed us a video by their LGBT foundation about the situation of their members living in Madrid. After […]

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Annual Meeting 2018: Loneliness, exclusion from services and the meaning of social relations in the lives of elderly migrants/minorities

Sari J Heikinnen Idalia Guarnizo Arrobo and Jairo Núñez Criollo. Consulate of Ecuador. Ecuador elderly people in Spain. (Spain) Sari   Heikkinen:   Intergenerational   relations and social relations in the lives of USSR residents in Finland (Finland) Session VI began with the presentation of the Consulate of Ecuador. It was told how the consulate helps people living […]

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Annual Meeting 2018: Introduction of the new board members

Why do I want to continue on the Board? I’m a gerontologist, I’m a senior Lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences, Laurea, I’m a mother, daughter, sister, wife, friend and a member of ENIEC network. My identity is Finnish, it is Northern European, it is European and it is worldwide. ENIEC network gives all […]

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