Publications

Total results: 10.

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 is the main report of the ENRD Seminar on ‘Revitalising Rural Areas through Business Innovation’ (Brussels, March 2017).
It examines a range of EU policies and tools for business innovation, including digitisation, smart specialisation, and social innovation. It also features examples of rural business innovation and explores how such initiatives can be supported and extended through the Rural Development Programmes (RDPs).
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.
This is the main report of the sixth meeting of the National Rural Networks (NRNs) in the 2014-2020 period.
It discusses network governance, structures and roles, in particular looking at improving stakeholder involvement and ways of integrating the 10 points of the Cork 2.0 Declaration into NRNs' activities.
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 third meeting of the ENRD Thematic Group on 'Smart and Competitive Rural Areas'.
It highlights the differing approaches to supporting supply chains both nationally and regionally, including a consideration of smart specialisation strategies.
This is the main report of the second meeting of the ENRD Thematic Group on 'Smart and Competitive Rural Areas'.
It outlines the market opportunities and approaches that can be undertaken to achieve 'smart supply chains', including public food and innovation advice.
This is the main report of a dedicated ENRD workshop that discussed and developed recommendations on how to best seize the opportunities for promoting social inclusion in rural areas through LEADER/CLLD.
It includes perspectives on improving social inclusion, integrated strategies (under the European Social Fund and multi-funded LEADER/CLLD),  discussions on specific marginalised groups, and the role of rural networks.
This is the main report of the first meeting of the ENRD Thematic Group on 'Smart and Competitive Rural Areas'.
It overviews the diverse working topics under the heading 'Smart': agriculture, supply chains and villages, as well as the differing needs, challenges and approaches to adding value.