Essays about: "active ageing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 essays containing the words active ageing.

  1. 1. Technology based solutions as enablers for active and assisted living - Development of a conceptual system to assist in ageing

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktutveckling

    Author : Amanda Westin; Fiona Hay; [2021]
    Keywords : eldercare; welfare technology; smart home; safety; technical design; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Old age is something that affects everyone, sooner or later and in different ways. The question on how to take care of older persons and support them when getting older might be more relevant now than ever, as the population over 60 years old is expected to grow with 40 percent in the coming 10 years. READ MORE

  2. 2. Circular learning: Sustainable ways for meaningful activity in active aging and generativity

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Matilde Páscoa; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; social sustainability; social inclusion; elderly retired; artistic methods and activities; circular learning;

    Abstract : The global demographic context of contemporary society is characterized by an increasing percentage of elderly people. In fact, currently in Portugal 22% of its total population is over 65 years of age with an average retirement age of approximately 64 years of age. READ MORE

  3. 3. A study of the legal protection for elderly employees - A narrative and comparative study between the Kingdom of Sweden and the People’s Republic of China

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Joakim Källén; [2020]
    Keywords : Employment Protection; Age Discrimination; Employer s Duties; Anställningsskydd; Åldersdiskriminering; Employment Protection in China; Employment Protection in Sweden; Duty to relocate; Omplaceringsskyldighet; Rehabilitation; Arbetsgivarens Rehabiliteringsskyldighet; Chinese Labour Law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Äldre anställdas ställning på arbetsmarknaden är onekligen osäker. I detta arbete försöker jag att räta ut och förstå hur äldre arbetstagare är skyddade på arbetsmarknaden genom att undersöka hur gällande rätt är designat. READ MORE

  4. 4. Brand revitalization in the music industry: a case study approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Edoardo Macelloni; Max Beckers; Eva Salmon; [2020]
    Keywords : Brand Revitalization; Retro-Branding; Brand Awareness; Music Industry; Nostalgia; Disruption; Iconic bands; Ageing; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this research is to analyze how iconic brands in the music industry revitalize themselves in order to increase sales by making the brand active again. Research questions: a) Why do brands have need for brand revitalization? b) What are revitalization strategies that help these ‘ageing’ music brands renew their image and positioning in the present and future? c) How has digital disruption affected the music industry? How has this affected ‘ageing’ music brands? Design/methodology/approach: This paper will use an inductive approach, using secondary data and literature in order to create a qualitative research study. READ MORE

  5. 5. Overcoming the barriers that elderly face in their local environment

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Iliana Koutani; [2019]
    Keywords : elderly; housing; public space;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis project is to investigate the current situation of elderly life in Sweden with a primary focus on the city of Stockholm, regarding the housing situation and the local environment and how these can have an impact on the life quality of this population group. Accessibility towards housing and facilities that are required for everyday living, together with socialization where the two main themes studied. READ MORE