Basque Country will participate in the workshop “Meeting the challenge of ageing” during the European Week of Regions and Cities 2017

By |2017-10-11T15:50:34+01:0011 October 2017|

From 9th to 12th October, Brussels will hold the European Week of Regions and Cities 2017 (EWRC 2017), co-organised by the Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy of the European Commission (DG REGIO) and the Committee of the Regions (CoR). This event will mark the 15th anniversary of the EWRC. The meeting will be focused [...]

Kronikgune starts its cooperation in a new European project: CHRODIS-PLUS

By |2017-10-17T11:21:49+01:005 October 2017|

From 18th to 20th September, the city of Vilna in Lithuania was the host selected to kick-start the European Commission  CHRODIS-PLUS Joint Action. The prevalence of chronic diseases in Europe is on the increase. This translates into greater consumption of healthcare resources by patients suffering from them. Chronic diseases are estimated to cost the European [...]

The second exchange of ITHACA project experiences was held

By |2017-09-18T16:26:54+01:0018 September 2017|

The Basque Country is represented in this project by Bioef, as a partner, and Kronikgune, among other Basque network agents.  ITHACA (InnovaTion in Health And Care for All) aims for participating regions to share experiences and good practices on smart innovation in the healthcare sector. Its purpose is to encourage active healthy ageing among the [...]

First experience exchange as part of new European project ITHACA

By |2017-05-09T11:28:03+01:009 May 2017|

Bioef, partner, and Kronikgune, stakeholder, alongside other organisations, are representing the Basque Country in this project. ITHACA (InnovaTion in Health And Care for All) aims to share experiences and good practices in smart innovation in health and care, to promote the population's active and healthy ageing. ITHACA is funded by the Interreg Europe Programme, in [...]

Educational sessions for adolescents aged 12-14 and their families begin as part of the European project Pre-Start.

By |2016-03-14T12:24:15+01:003 February 2016|

50 adolescents and their families have been included in a programme to promote health and a change of life habits. Three basic areas will be covered in this programme: eating, physical activity and emotional health.   This programme has been developed as part of the European project called Pre-Start, Prevention Strategies for Adolescents at Risk of [...]