Staff mobility to enhance active aging

The aim of this Mobility Programme is to collaborate with key partners across the EU to establish best practice models for prompting Digital Competence in later life, whilst also providing a channel for discussion and debate on digital inclusion issues concerning older persons. Furthermore this will help to strengthen learning sessions on computer and Internet Technologies that target older adults and address specifically the insecurities, troubles and difficulties commonly faced by this cohort of learners.

With this mobility programme, the participants will learn to better develop a curricula that is user friendly, simple and intuitive as possible and makes available elder-learning opportunities in ICT. This collaboration will mainly involve disseminating knowledge and experience, pinpointing similarities and differences between the countries in engaging the elderly in ICT, and discovering new ways to encourage best practices that focuses on engagement and motivation methods to bolster the use of ICT by the elderly.