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Inclusive Design Rating (IDR) Toolkit. The design and assessment tool for tailoring environments for everyone.

Project description

Building better architecture for older citizens

The population is getting older. The greying of Europe is the most dramatic demographic and social challenge of the 21st century. One key concern is the quality of life in old age. The availability and affordability of secure and comfortable housing, as well as infrastructure and services for the elderly will be crucial to ensure decent living conditions for the elderly. The EU-funded IDR TOOLKIT will assist stakeholders to design and certify accessible, inclusive dwellings. It will develop an inclusive design rating (IDR) toolkit to assist professionals assess the accessibility, usability and fitness for purpose of dwellings. It will also raise public awareness so individuals can make informed decisions about how best to adapt their home.

Coordinator

THE CHANCELLOR MASTERS AND SCHOLARS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE
Net EU contribution
€ 212 933,76
Address
Trinity Lane The Old Schools
CB2 1TN Cambridge
United Kingdom

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Region
East of England East Anglia Cambridgeshire CC
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Non-EU contribution
€ 0,00