A recent briefing by the European Parliament’s Think Tank examines the main drivers of poverty and social exclusion in Europe’s rural areas, and overviews the EU policies and instruments that are best suited to tackle these challenges.
The conference will consider how biodiversity conservation can be achieved through LEADER Local Development Strategies. It will provide an opportunity to exchange ideas and experiences in successful biodiversity conservation supported by LEADER actions.
This workshop under the heading ‘NRNs Going Local’ will explore how the National Rural Networks (NRNs) approach regional and local networking to reach out to stakeholders more effectively.
The event will discuss positions related to the renewal of Rural Development policy and the impact of integrated rural development and LEADER/CLLD for achieving EU policy goals in the upcoming programming period.