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This briefing document specifically explores the potential role of non-LEADER/CLLD cooperation for supporting Smart Villages.

It has been developed primarily by interpreting guidance and experiences from previous programming periods in the context of the Commission’s proposal for a Regulation on ‘CAP Strategic Plans’ for the period 2021-2027.

This briefing document explores the potential role of LEADER/CLLD in supporting the implementation of the Smart Villages concept, we assess the current LEADER/CLLD implementation barriers identified by LAGs and present recommendations on how these barriers can be overcome to fully exploit the potential of Smart Villages at the local level.

This briefing document offers some preliminary orientations on how to support Smart Villages – both in the current programming period (2014-2020) and, more significantly, in the framework of the post-2020 Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) programming period.

It is targeted mainly at national and regional policy-makers and implementers to help them put in place both rural and regional policies which enable rural communities to respond to the challenges they face.

This briefing document looks at how the digital strategies, that are being developed at different levels across Europe, can benefit rural communities.

Digitisation can be a powerful force for change – as long as it is adapted to the rural context and implemented with the involvement of rural communities themselves.

This edition focuses on communications uncovering the latest thinking from rural networkers while profiling some great examples of communication using digital channels, on-farm knowledge exchange and marketing initiatives to support Rural Development policy implementation.

The edition also includes the regular news and updates from the ENRD and the EU, as well as a collection of rural perspectives delving into topics ranging from bioeconomy value chains in Southern European countries, to initiatives to improve rural broadband, to a World Bank economic report that demonstrates how the CAP benefits the rural economy and drives growth.

This report was produced by the ENRD Thematic Group on 'Sustainable Management of Water and Soils' (2017-2018).
It overviews the topic and includes a set of recommendations on how to best use support under the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD).
This report was produced by the ENRD Thematic Group on 'Sustainable Management of Water and Soils' (2017-2018).
It overviews the topic and includes a set of recommendations on how to best use support under the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD).
This report was produced by the ENRD Thematic Group on 'Sustainable Management of Water and Soils' (2017-2018).
It overviews the topic and includes a set of recommendations on how to best use support under the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD).
This inventory was put together by the ENRD Thematic Group on 'Sustainable Management of Water and Soils' (2017-2018).
It overviews various initiatives in terms of challenges, lessons learned and recommendations, including on ways of making better use of public support.

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