Welcome to ERA-AGE2

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The European Research Area in Ageing 2 (ERA-AGE 2) was a three year project funded by the European Commission, under the Seventh Framework Programme.

October 2014: ERA-AGE will remain active until 2015 to support the recipients of funding through ERA-AGE joint calls. ERA-AGE started in 2004 and launched three joint calls, funding 33 post-doctoral research fellowships and, six research projects funded by Europe's first joint research programme on ageing.

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FLARE Fellows


Explore the research projects funded through our FLARE programme for early-career post-doctoral researchers.  The eighteen FLARE 1 and fiftteen FLARE 2 fellowships embrace multi-disciplinary cross national research.  Navigate the list here.

News and Events

Social Capital as a Health Resource in Later Life: The Relevance of Co…


"Social Capital as a Health Resource in Later Life: The Relevance of Context" has been published by Springer

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ERA-AGE Conference 2012

The ERA-AGE 2 conference "ERA-AGE: from 2004 to 2020" took place in Brussels on Tuesday 11 September 2012.  This major European conference was dedicated to the achievements and future ambitions of the European Research Area in Ageing.  For the programme and event presentations click here.