The main activities and expected results of the project were:

  • Community-based exercises in partner countries;
  • Policy recommendations relevant to each partner country and general recommendations relevant to EU member States, including good practice examples;
  • Guidelines for Emergency and Disaster Management organisations on how to incorporate the needs of older people into disaster preparedness plans;
  • Adapting existing organisational emergency and disaster management procedures to include preparedness measures for the target group;
  • Development of prototype information and materials to be used by local stakeholders