Project Details


The collaboration initiative Social Rights and Housing for the Ageing Population is a hub for knowledge exchange in the areas of housing and residential areas. The goal of this particular thematic collaboration initiative is to generate knowledge that will have an impact on the housing stock and housing policy of the future.

Participating faculties:
- The Faculty of Medicine
- The Faculty of Law
- The Faculty of Social Sciences
- Faculty of Engineering (LTH)

External partners:
- Fojab arkitekter
- The City of Helsingborg
- Karlshamnsbostäder AB
- miThings AB
- PRO – Swedish National Pensioners' Organisation
- Riksbyggen AB
- SPF Seniorerna – The Swedish Association for Senior Citizens
- Tech4Care
- VA (Public & Science)
- Österlenhem AB
- Region Skåne
Short titleSocial Rights and Housing for the Ageing Population
Effective start/end date2018/01/012024/06/30

Collaborative partners

  • Lund University (lead)
  • Fojab arkitekter AB
  • City of Helsingborg
  • Karlshamnsbostäder
  • MiThings AB
  • Pensionärernas riksorganisation, PRO
  • Riksbyggen
  • SPF Seniorerna
  • Tech4Care srl
  • VA - Vetenskap & Allmänhet
  • Österlenhem AB
  • Region Skåne

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals

Free keywords

  • Collaboration initiative
  • Research collaboration
  • Platform
  • Stakeholder involvement
  • Ageing population
  • Housing
  • social rights
  • CASE - Centre for Ageing and Supportive Environments