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This case study explores Ireland’s programming in support of smart and competitive supply chains, including the implementation of relevant Rural Development Programme (RDP) Measures and the 'FoodWise 2025' initiative.

This document compiles over 35 projects related to the topic of 'Smart Villages'. All projects have been kindly provided by the members of the ENRD dedicated Thematic Group (TG).
Please, note that the information provided in this document has not been validated by the ENRD Contact Point. For more project examples and initiatives, please visit the Smart Villages Portal.

This is the highlights report of the 19th National Rural Networks Meeting held on 11 February 2021.

The meeting focussed on discussing the role of NRNs in supporting and promoting the transnational cooperation (TNC) action of Local Action Groups (LAGs) and the crossborder cooperation of EIP-AGRI Operational Groups (OGs).

This is the main report of the thematic ENRD Seminar on 'Increasing Stakeholder Involvement'.
It discusses ways of supporting active stakeholder participation at the local planning and project levels, as well as in Rural Development Programme (RDP) formulation and implementation.

This document presents summaries of 31 examples of sustainability agreements shared by the members of the ENRD Thematic Group on Sustainability Agreements in the agri-food supply chain.

This non-exhaustive working document, which expresses the views of the TG members, aims to support policy-makers and all stakeholders involved in designing and implementing sustainability agreements.

This is the highlights report of a dedicated ENRD workshop at the 11th OECD Rural Development Conference.

It overviews examples of successful approaches to rural policy development, delivery and governance, including links between sectors, funding instruments, bottom-up and top-down approaches, and local to regional and national initiatives.

This comparative case study on 'Mobilising the innovative potential of rural businesses' is based on three innovative business accelerator examples: Academy on Tour (Belgium), Short Food Suppy Chain Masterclass (the Netherlands) and AgriEnt Business Accelerator (Greece). It explores how to most effectively set up and run business accelerator programmes in order to support businesses in rural areas, with a strong focus on practical implementation aspects (including first steps, main triggers, initiators, financial and human resources, challenges and lessons learnt).

This is the highlights report of the mini-workshop 'Improving LEADER delivery for resilient rural territories', held back-to-back with the 8th Rural Networks’ LEADER/CLLD Sub-group Meeting.

Workshop participants exchanged their views and practical experiences related to resilient local communities, resilient LAGs, and effective LEADER delivery systems to support rural resilience.

This is the main report of the thematic ENRD Seminar on 'Smart and Competitive Supply Chains'.
It explores ways of connecting the Rural Development Programmes (RDPs) to food and drink supply chains and overviews relevant RDP tools. It covers topics such as market access, public food markets, adding value, cooperation and food policy.
This is the main report of the second meeting of the ENRD Thematic Group (TG) on 'Smart and Competitive Rural Businesses'.
It explores a vision for Rural Businesses 2030, the concepts of accelerators and rural digital hubs, and Rural Development Programme (RDP) support for rural businesses.