The decision of the Government to proceed with a National Strategy and National Action Plan for the Elderly, as well as with interim measures to support the elderly in Cyprus, was announced on Friday by the President of the Republic Nikos Christodoulides during his address at the European Political Conference, organised by the Observatory for the Elderly at the Presidential Palace, on Active, Healthy and Dignified Ageing. The conference was co-organised by the European Parliament Office in Cyprus.