IGL in Play and Learning Hubs for Ukrainian refugees in Slovakia

December 20, 2022 | Miroslav Balon

After the outbreak of war in Ukraine, Škola dokorán – Wide Open School in cooperation with UNICEF and ICDI launched six new Play and Learning Hubs in Slovakia. Spread across Slovakia in Košice, Prešov, Žilina, Poprad, Spišská Nová Ves and Tatranská Lomnica, their goal is to connect Ukrainian and Slovak children and enhance inclusion among them.

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Intergenerational Cricket4All, Fingal, Ireland

December 13, 2022 | Cathrina Murphy

Ever thought about intergenerational cricket? This is the latest initiative of Fingal County Council in North County Dublin, Ireland. Read more about how it came about in this blog by Cathrina Murphy, Senior Community Officer.

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BiG | Borgo intergenerazionale Greco: three generations under one roof in Milan

June 30, 2022 | Cristian Zanelli

A Blog by Cristian Zanelli, Vice president of ABCittá and coordinator of BiG

BiG | Borgo intergenerational Greco is an urban regeneration project that has restored the historic Cascina Conti in the Greco district of Milan. The project, comprising 25 mini-apartments, shared spaces and services is managed by ABCittà in agreement with the Municipality of Milan. >> Read more

The Story of Intergenerational Learning at Atlantic Technological University Sligo

Marie Hanmore-Cawley and Kate Brown team teach a module in intergenerational learning (IGL) at the Atlantic Technological University (ATU), Sligo Ireland. Their professional relationship was forged through a shared understanding of the power of intergenerational work, and a drive to embed IG learning in the curriculum at all levels of education, from Early Years to Higher Education. Read their blogpost about their story and current work.

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Golden Age Park: Activating urban public space for IG engagement

by Claire Nelischer and Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris

During a sunny Saturday in February 2022, in the central city neighborhood of Westlake, Los Angeles, a quiet pocket park was transformed into a bustling intergenerational space for music, art, food, and community.

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