Encouraging rural employment, tackling rural poverty and improving the quality of life.
Supporting EU agriculture, forestry and agri-food industries, combining competitiveness and multi-functionality.
This first edition of the EAFRD project example brochures brings together a set of multi-faceted case studies which show how the EAFRD is supporting rural development across Europe.
This special report of the European Court of Auditors overviews the implementation of the LEADER approach for rural development. The analysis set much of the framwork for changes introduced in the 2014-2020 Regulations and highlighted key weaknesses in LEADER implementation.
This issue of EU Rural Review explains the contribution that the Rural Development policy brings to the EU´s climate action agenda.