Publications

Total results: 10.

This is the main report from a dedicated ENRD event that explored the current and future roles of LEADER, including its added value in different thematic areas and its wider contribution through a number of inspiring examples.

This is the main report of a dedicated ENRD workshop identifying the factors which would help to improve LEADER innovation. It features a discussion on the role of controls and audit expectations.

This document overviews 'risk averse' and 'opportunity seeking' attitudes within the LEADER framework as identified at various ENRD events, including on LEADER implementation and LEADER innovation.

This is the main report of a dedicated ENRD workshop exploring the topics of Transnational Cooperation (TNC) and LEADER Innovation through the use of a practitioner-led approach as a networking and capacity-building tool.

The factsheet overviews tools to respond to current rural challenges (such as demographic change), the concept and usefulness of social innovation and social enterprise, and inspiring examples related to these.
It was prepared as background material for the ENRD Seminar on ‘Revitalising Rural Areas through Business Innovation’ (Brussels, March 2017). 
The factsheet overviews business-support tools supported under the Rural Development Programme (RDPs), including knowledge transfer, advisory services, farm and business development, basic services, Cooperation (M16) and LEADER/CLLD.
It was prepared as background material for the ENRD Seminar on ‘Revitalising Rural Areas through Business Innovation’ (Brussels, March 2017). 
The factsheet overviews the challenges faced by rural businesses, specific tailor-made responses and smart business-support tools, the practice of business accelerators, and Rural Development Programme (RDP) support.
It was prepared as background material for the ENRD Seminar on ‘Revitalising Rural Areas through Business Innovation’ (Brussels, March 2017). 
The factsheet overviews the digital divide between urban and rural areas, the practice of rural digital hubs, short examples and relevant ENRD resources.
It was prepared as background material for the ENRD Seminar on ‘Revitalising Rural Areas through Business Innovation’ (Brussels, March 2017). 

This is the main report of a dedicated ENRD workshop exploring how Local Action Groups (LAGs) and other actors can strengthen and improve rural innovation in LEADER at all levels, extending its scope and raising ambitions.

This is the main report of a dedicated CLLD seminar jointly organised by four Directorates-General of the European Commission.
It sets out recommendations for an 'improvement agenda' for the implementation of LEADER/CLLD.