Mainstreaming Ageing: Indicators to Monitor Sustainable Progress and Policies - Public Policy and Social Welfare (Paperback)
  • Mainstreaming Ageing: Indicators to Monitor Sustainable Progress and Policies - Public Policy and Social Welfare (Paperback)
zoom

Mainstreaming Ageing: Indicators to Monitor Sustainable Progress and Policies - Public Policy and Social Welfare (Paperback)

(author), (editor), (series editor), (series editor)
£62.99
Paperback 864 Pages / Published: 10/12/2007
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket
The Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing (MIPAA), adopted at the Second World Assembly on Ageing, is the first international agreement that specifically recognises the potential of older people to contribute to the development of their societies. In monitoring its implementation two key approaches are evident: a qualitative bottom-up participatory approach and an approach that uses quantitative indicators to monitor sustainable progress and policies. With the European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research, playing a pivotal role in the monitoring of the implementation process, one of its key tasks has been to develop a list of 'indicators of achievement'. This book contains extended and revised versions of policy briefs and background papers that support the implementation monitoring process. The analyses included in these chapters make concrete suggestions towards quantitative indicators, with the aim of assisting national governments in mainstreaming ageing in their policies. The contributors provide an overview of the current situation with respect to population ageing and its consequences and also provide projections for the future. The book also includes the final list of quantitative indicators that arose out of consultations with international experts, related to the four main topics addressed: demography, income and wealth, labour market participation, and social protection and financial sustainability.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9780754673613
Number of pages: 864
Weight: 1416 g
Dimensions: 240 x 170 mm

You may also be interested in...

Modern Social Work Theory
Added to basket
Understand Counselling
Added to basket
Client Centred Therapy (New Ed)
Added to basket
First Steps in Counselling
Added to basket
Let it Go
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Counselling Skills For Dummies
Added to basket
Christmas at the Ragdoll Orphanage
Added to basket
The Developing Mind, Second Edition
Added to basket
Ethics and Values in Social Work
Added to basket
Learning To Counsel, 3rd Edition
Added to basket
A Brief Introduction to Social Work Theory
Added to basket
Social Work Theory
Added to basket
£15.00
Spiral bound

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.