Two Moons aims to develop education resources to inform and enhance older people’s knowledge of their human rights and how these rights should operate in practice, equipping them with the tools to assert and claim their rights.

THE OBJECTIVESARE: tocreate with older adults education resourceson human rights that reflect theirreality toempower older adults though educationon human rights to assertand claim their rights through knowledgeof complaints’ procedures to shinea light on the challenges olderpeople’ face in protecting their rights,making visible to policy makers, health +social care professionals, legal professions, human rights and advocacy groups where public institutionsare failing in their obligation toprotect older people’s rights.


Theresources developed over the nexttwoyears will include: ‘My HumanRights, My Well-Being’

Booklet retelling the stories and experiences of incidents where older peoplehave not had their rights met underthe ECHR and CRPD.

OurStories: Human Rights and Older People in Europe Two Moons

Documentary Theatre and Talkback willprovide a medium for some of the stories collected to be dramatized and performed by community drama groups throughout the country. This will heighten awareness among the wider community including health and social care professionals, public representatives,family members of situations where the rights of older people are not upheld.

‘Listen to My Story’ Audio will be a recording of the six dramatized monologues and can be used with the Guide to hosting the Two Moons

Documentary Theatre and Talkback to deliver workshops on human rights awareness.


TwoMoons project (Grant Agreement Number 2018-1-IE01-KA204-038768) funded under Erasmus +, consists of a partnership between non-governmental organisations (NGO)from Ireland, Finland, Italy and Romania.


Co-Creation Support CLG | Tel: 087 634 6399 |

The GaietySchool of Acting – The National Theatre School of Ireland |


Empowering Old Age Coop VoiVa |


Anziani e non solo |

Teatri d’Imbarco |


AsociatiaHABILITAS – Centru de Resurse si Formare Profesionala| 0040757022382 |

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