Group of European Pensioners from Savings Banks and Financial Institutions


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Valencia (Spain), November 26-27, 2001



THE 5th National Congress of Organisations of the Elderly, organised by the Fundación Independiente (Independent Foundation), and presided by Mr. Ignacio Buqueras, will be held in the Palacio de Congresos y Exposiciones (Convention Centre) of Valencia, November 26-27, 2001. Their Majesties, the King and Queen of Spain, have accepted the presidency of the Honorary Committee.


During the Congress, several issues will be discussed: Life Quality, Discrimination, Ageing, Environment, Social Communication Media, New Technologies, Participation and Associationism, Pensions and Retirement, Intergenerational Relationships, and Voluntary Work.


The Federation of Associations of Retired Staff and Pensioners from Confederated Spanish Savings Banks has been assigned the issue 'New Technologies'. Our European Group will be represented in the Congress, and will be informed later about its conclusions.