IV. Aging well

IV. Aging well


Decent pensions reduce disability in old age

What is our pension system like?

There are different pension systems. Our system is a defined benefit distribution system that is based on solidarity between generations.

Pension systems are characterised by their:





There is a proven relationship between an adequate pension and longevity

And our healthcare system?

The healthcare system is one of the pillars that has contributed and continues to contribute to the increase in longevity and healthy ageing.

Contributions to the healthcare system to improve health and longevity have been and continue to be:

Another important medical breakthrough is the application of new technologies to help the elderly, for example, systems for preventing falls, treatments for cataracts, hearing aids, etc.