Category: Ethics

STEP_UP partners wrapped up the project in Frankfurt

The final Transnational Project Meeting of STEP_UP | Stop Epidemic Growth Through Learning took place on the last week of February in Frankfurt, Germany.  We now say goodbye to the consortium that worked together since December 2020 aiming to introduce social care and community stakeholders to the impact of behaviours in the spread of a pandemic/emergency situation and also, on how to prevent and cope with these types of situations. However, the collaboration remains and will continue, to ensure that the project results will be used, exploited and leveraged on further! At the end of this project, we are proud to showcase: This last meeting allowed to go through the final details and think about the sustainability of the project for the future!  It was a huge pleasure for SHINE as project Coordinator to work together with AFEdemy, ISIS, CIPH and Wise Angle….Continue Reading STEP_UP partners wrapped up the project in Frankfurt

Lecture on “Ethics and Digital Health”

On the 17 June, Carina Dantas, SHINE’s CEO, gave a lecture on “Ethics and Digital Health” to the students of the Universidade do Porto, based on the classical philosophical concept of ethics as the striving for the best lifestyle, both in private and in public. We discussed from #SHAFE and NET4Age-Friendly to the ethical excellence in the AAL Programme and the need of an Ethics framework for the ICT profession;Approached concepts such as health and wellbeing, co-creation, integration of care and empathic design;Projects such as #STEP_UP, #BIG, #DESIRE, #SDD and the conclusions of the study on the impact of the COVID19 in European CSOs we delivered to the Diversity Europe Group – EESC (European Economic and Social Committee);And policy work such as the #euageingand the Council conclusions on mainstreaming ageing in all policies by the #EU2021PT The search for ethical excellence is long, multidisciplinary and an endless, but super interesting task!…Continue Reading Lecture on “Ethics and Digital Health”