This document outlines the main features, examples and recent policy developments related to the promotion and wider implementation of collective approaches to the sustainable management of water and soils.
This document includes background information on and key elements of results-based payment schemes related to the sustainable management of water and soils.
This document overviews practical experiences with the implementation of nutrient management plans in the field of Rural Development policy and how these can contribute to the sustainable management of water and soils.
This edition examines in depth the concept of ‘rural proofing’ and how it has been applied in practice. It studies the UK and Nordic approaches and features the visions of European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Phil Hogan, and Guillaume Cros, member of the European Committee of the Regions.
The edition also includes the regular ‘News and updates’ from the ENRD and the EU, as well as the usual ‘Rural issues, Rural perspectives’ bringing you stakeholder voices on topics ranging from community-led rural broadband initiatives to the first ever European Rural Youth Parliament.