Capacity building & institutional cooperation

Joining forces for better life of elderly on local level

Joining forces for better life of elderly on local level

Projekt azonosító: HU11-0003-B1-2017

Projektgazda/Projekt Promoter  Abasár Község Önkormányzata/ Local Government of Abasár Municipality
Megvalósítási időszak/Implementation period 2017.07.17- 2017.10.31
Hazai Projekt Partnerek/National Project Partner -
Donor Projekt Partner/Donor Project Partner Elverum Comune
Összköltség / Total budget (EUR)

7799884 HUF/24999 EUR

EGT/Norvég támogatás összege / EEA/Norwegian Grant (EUR) 7799884 HUF/24999 EUR


The organization of project events and the elaboration of a joint project concept supporting best-practice exchange and joint thinking in the field of elderly care is in the focus of the bilateral cooperation of Abasár and Elverum, within this, there is a special emphasis on community development, cooperation of citizens, municipal cooperation and best-practice exchange in municipal service-provision, elderly care, youth politics, sustainable development. In the framework of the project, the prominent leaders of Abasár study Norwegian innovative solutions, cooperation patterns in elderly care and the expert of Elverum helps the work of the local stakeholders. Based on Norwegian-Hungarian experiences, joint online work, as well as on the results of the assessment of needs of Hungarian local and regional actors, a study and project concept are elaborated. During the project implementation, cross-cutting elements, good governnance, equality of men and women, sustainable development.
Our consideration is to develop a cooperation in the long term with the aim to have mutual benefits for all the Partners.
1.    Study visit to Elverum from Abasár Local Government’s Council to study the Norwegian way of thinking on elderly care and its role in community development and social services – 10 participants, 2 or 3 days with professional content in Elverum
2.    Norwegian delegation to Hungary to help to develop the study and project concept
3.    Local workshop with 30 local stakeholders from the Mátra region on the results and on possible cooperation in the area of elderly care and community development
Results could be a more detailed and wide-range project idea with Elverum with mutual benefits and for the long term and a Local study in Abasár, which enables local governments in the region to work together and use the benefits of the community development, elderly care and youth programs. Elverum involves into the work member of the Region Council of Sør-Østerdal.