Publications

Total results: 7.

This edition focuses on networX – the Brussels meeting on 11-12 April 2019 was the largest gathering of the rural development networking community in the current programming period. The key messages from networX are highlighted as are the winners of the first ever ENRD Rural Inspiration Awards.

Members of the Rural Development community who are making a positive difference in rural areas are featured in the ‘Rural perspectives’ section, including great examples of social and digital communications – from Ireland and at European level – and transnational cooperation projects in the tourism sector targeting a new kind of tourist and a report detailing the positive impact of the CAP on rural development in Poland. The regular news round-up includes the latest on the ENRD’s thematic work on Smart Villages and the Bioeconomy and a report on new rural credit services.

This is the main report of the ENRD Workshop on ‘Attracting Young Farmers and Fostering Generational Renewal in Rural Areas’.
It overviews the discussions and exchanges on the current Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) support to young farmers and new entrants. It includes examples of innovative ways to enter farming, and explores opportunities to support generational renewal under the post-2020 CAP Strategic Plans.

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 is the main report of the thematic ENRD Seminar on 'Promoting the Transition to the Green Economy'.
It overviews the policy drivers for the creation of a Green Economy, including support under the Rural Development Programmes (RDPs) and a wide range of project examples from over 11 EU Member States.
This is the main report of the third meeting of the ENRD Thematic Group (TG) on 'Promoting the Transition to the Green Economy'.
It overviews regional and national approaches to implementing Green Economy projects, including links to the Rural Development Programmes (RDPs).
This is the main report of the second meeting of the ENRD Thematic Group (TG) on 'Promoting the Transition to the Green Economy'.
It explores practical examples of Green Economy projects, their success factors and ways of successfully implementing them, including an overview of project examples in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
This is the main report of the first meeting of the ENRD Thematic Group (TG) on 'Promoting the Transition to the Green Economy'.
It explores ways of defining the 'Green Economy', including how to 'make it real and 'make it work' and linkages to other areas, and overviews the scope for the work of the TG.