The Galicia-Northern Portugal Euroregion is undergoing a change in its population structure with a decrease in the birth rate and an increase in life expectancy, which, together with a migration of the young population from rural territories to the nuclei of impulse or outside of this area of cooperation, supposes the increase of the percentage of inhabitants over 55 years of age.

The main purpose of this project is to encourage research initiatives, innovation and improvement of social services in the area of cooperation Galicia-North of Portugal, for the establishment of new models of cross-border social intervention to meet the challenge of aging population .