Did you know that 30.3% of the EU population will be over 65 by 2058?

SILVER SMEs partners are now implementing their regional Action Plans to support the development of the Silver Economy in their territory. On this occasion, SILVER SMEs introduces you to 3 out of 8 Action Plans and tells you how the Province of Teruel (Spain), region Dalarna (Sweden) and the Comunidade Intermunicipal do Ave (Portugal) will support the development of the Silver Economy in their territory.

This newsletter explains in a simple and concise way what actions are being implemented, with what budget and how they respond to the specific needs of these territories. Whether you are interested in accessible tourism, training for entrepreneurs or the development of smart housing for older adults, you will find in these Action Plans some inspiration to address the challenge of ageing in your rural area!

Learn more in SILVER SMEs’ 12th newsletter!

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The SILVER SMEs project aims to support regional policies in rural and mountainous areas by enlightening the potential for SMEs to develop new innovative products and services of benefit and joy for a senior population. By supporting the development of new SMEs in the Silver Economy, an intrinsic objective is to stimulate growth and competitiveness of rural areas and mountainous areas. Have a look at SILVER SMEs project’s brochure!

This 5-years Interreg Europe project was launched in June 2018. The project leader is the Spanish province of Teruel, and the other 8 project partners come from Ireland, Slovenia, Portugal, Spain, France, Sweden and Poland.