White Flame Gray Hairs (Белое пламя седин)

Countries: 
Russian Federation
Implemented by: 
The Foundation for the Support and Development of Russian-German Relations: Russian-German meeting center at Kirche St. Petersburg (Фонд поддержки и развития русско-немецких отношений: Русско-немецкий Центр встреч при Петрикирхе Санкт-Петербурга), Charita
Type of Implementer(s): 
NGO
Relevant MIPAA Issues: 
I-1 (Active participation in society and development)
I-4 (Access to knowledge, education and training)
II-5 (Mental health needs of older persons)
Description: 

As a result of winning the funding competition by the Charitable Foundation "Good City of St. Petersburg", the Foundation launched the project on 15 August 2013 to create conditions for optimizing social participation of older persons in the modern world. The project offers: 1) Training on how to use the computer and the internet, 2) Film workshops to learn how to create videos and share them on the internet, 3) Writing classes for sharing experiences and making reflections on the participants' lives, and 4) German conversation club.