Between resources and vulnerabilities
The final program is now available in English
Welcome to the website of the 5th International REIACTIS Conference (International Network on Age, Citizenship and Socio-Economic Integration). The conference will be held at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland, from February 10-12, 2016, under the general theme "Ageing and Empowerment - Between Resources and Vulnerabilities".
Co-organized by the Social Work Department of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland and the Swiss National Centre of Competence in Research “Overcoming Vulnerability: Life Course Perspectives” (NCCR LIVES, University of Lausanne), this conference intends to explore these dynamics from the perspective that older people can maintain or acquire agency throughout their life trajectories.