The event will gather changemakers from across Europe with the aim of learning and exchanging on projects and initiatives that bring a positive change in rural communities.
This international congress will bring together researchers, policy-makers, civil society and the private sector to discuss innovative pathways for future food systems that are healthy, food-secure, resilient and sustainable.
This event will foster public-private partnerships to better allocate local resources to the development of rural communities and their surrounding areas. A follow-up event (5 October 2018 – St.-Amant-Tallende, France) will expand the outreach to partners in the region.
The conference will discuss the conservation of genetic resources in agriculture and, specifically, the results of an EU-funded study showcasing inspiring examples of how to make the conservation of neglected breeds and varieties economically viable and encourage take-up.
The annual fair of regional and local products in Austria. Visitors can sample and purchase products from local producers, as well as discovering the Austrian food industry and its producers.
The event will showcase innovative and inspiring projects funded by Austrian Local Action Groups (LAGs). Additionally, it will bring together representatives from the Austrian, German and Luxembourg Rural Networks to exchange experience and encourage LEADER Transnational Cooperation.
This international seminar will bring together LAGs, Managing Authorities and National Networks to reflect upon the need to be more innovative, taking advantage of possibilities and be more strategic for regional and rural development. Deadline for registration is 17 August.