Why not? Charity as a motivational factor to innovate sustainable solutions for elderly

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    Abstract

    The aim of the study was, firstly, to draw attention to sustainability in the society and to create possibilities for citizens to discuss societal problems in relation to sustainable development. Secondly, the study aimed at innovating new sustainable services for the ageing population. In addition, a new approach for participatory design was tested: The participants were able to donate money for charity work on the basis of their activity rate in the innovation process.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)141-142
    JournalGerontechnology
    Volume13
    Issue number2
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2014
    MoE publication typeB1 Article in a scientific magazine
    Event9th World Conference of Gerontechnology, ISG 2014 - Taipei, Taiwan, Province of China
    Duration: 18 Jun 201421 Jun 2014

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    Charities
    Conservation of Natural Resources
    Sustainable development
    Population
    Innovation
    Aging of materials

    Keywords

    • life-based design
    • co-design
    • ethical design

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