The thematic work developed by the ENRD Contact Point (CP) can be broadly divided into three main areas of Rural Development policy: a) competitiveness; b) environment; and c) social. The ENRD has defined its work on these themes under the following headings:
Work under these themes can take different forms, including the creation of Thematic Working Groups of key rural development stakeholders, the organisation of Seminars and workshops, and the production of thematic publications and other information materials.
Work within each broad area focuses on specific sub-themes as agreed with the representatives of the Rural Networks’ governance bodies. This work generally aims to meet the following objectives:
The following list provides links to the topics covered so far in the 2014-2020 period and all related outputs.