Materials for Pilot Testing

In the course of the pilot testing and the evaluation of the Web2.0 tools, a topical impulse for discussion among the older people is required. Therefore, we collected a sample of useful materials on successful transition strategies from gainful employment to retirement, which is provide here for the public.

Zin in meedoen

English Title: Looking forward to participate
Language of the material: Dutch

A study about motives of older adults to take up volunteering work. Older adults can do a lot more than caring. Four types of older adults with different... read more ...

Zilveren Kracht in Beeld. Portretten van actieve ouderen

English Title: Images of Silver Power: Portraits of active older adults
Language of the material: Dutch

Silver Power is a national project that offers knowledge and inspiration to those who want to stimulate societal participation of older adults. This... read more ...

Uw talent gaat niet met pensioen

English Title: Your talent does not retire
Language of the material: Dutch

A project of the Dutch Women’s Council. Women 50+ in the Netherlands have a future; in average they still will live for 30 years. Planning is part ... read more ...

Transitions from Work to Retirement: Developing a New Social Contract.

Language of the material: English

This report derives from a project funded by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation as part of its ‘Transitions after 50’ research initiative. The purpose ... read more ...

Transition from work to retirement in EU25

Language of the material: English

The policy agenda of extending working lives requires a holistic understanding of factors underlying the decision of older workers to withdraw from... read more ...


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