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Europe is ageing in the 21st century

This phenomenon threatens to undermine the EU’s competitiveness, exacerbate labour shortages, inflate public budgets and deepen regional inequalities. Studies suggest that by 2050, 25% of Europe’s population will be over 65.    Ernesto H. Lacher    The trend in the ageing of Europeans is set to amplify over the next […]

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In London, a form of resistance and survival

In the English-speaking world they are known as ‘squatters’, in Spain ‘okupas’, and in certain Latin American countries as ‘paracaidistas’ (‘parachutists’). These are some of the terms that refer to those people throughout the world who lead lives based on occupying abandoned buildings or abandoned housing. The Prisma’s memoirs.   […]