SOPHIA project was presented at the Festival of the Third Age in Slovenia that happens to be one of the biggest event for elderly people in Europe attracting more than 15,000 visitors each year. Taking place in October in the capital Ljubljana, it is a place of connecting, creating and exchanging ideas, dedicated to active ageing, improving the quality of life of older people and achieving solidarity between generations.
The Festival is prepared by and for the elderly in collaboration with numerous individuals of all ages as well as various organizations, voluntary and other non-governmental organizations, ministries and representatives of the public administration, research institutions, companies & he service sector. It is a combination of a fair exhibition, different lectures, workshops, round tables and other discussions in the educational and professional programme, a rich cultural programme with different cultural events as well as performances on the open stage and varied accompanying programme.
SOPHIA project, an integral part of the festival was presented at the exhibition booth of Association of Social Institutions of Slovenia.
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