Publications

Total results: 20.

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.

This is the main report of the ninth meeting of the National Rural Networks (NRNs) in the 2014-2020 period.
It discusses social attractiveness and inclusion in rural areas, as well as the development of common network statistics and good practices.
This is the main report of the first meeting of the ENRD Thematic Group on 'Smart Villages'. 
It outlines four integrated and strategic approaches to supporting social and digital innovations in rural services responding to fundamental rural challenges such as depopulation, the digital divide, centralisation of public services. Additionally, the report provides tips on how to build integrated strategies for revitalising rural services.
This is the main report of the first meeting of the ENRD Thematic Group (TG) on ‘Sustainable management of water and soils’.
It overviews the main sub-themes, methodology and timeframe of proposed analytical activities and events related to the work of the TG.

This is the main report of a decicated ENRD event on how to make an effective use of support possibilities for Natura 2000 under the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD).

This is the main report of a dedicated ENRD workshop aimed at National Rural Network (NRN) representatives.
It explores how NRNs undertake regional networking to reach rural actors working at the local level while complying with their mandatory objectives and tasks. 
This is the main report of a dedicated ENRD event on the topic. It outlines the challenges faced by young farmers and new entrants into farming, including access to land, finance, training, and knowledge.
Additionally, it explores how various Rural Development Programme (RDP) Measures could support generational renewal. 
This is the main report of the thematic ENRD Seminar on 'Resource-Efficient Rural Economy'.
It overviews suggestions for progressing the current thinking on local and strategic actions for promoting Resource Efficiency in rural areas, and how these can be supported effectively under the Rural Development Programmes (RDPs).
This is the main report of the eighth meeting of the National Rural Networks (NRNs) in the 2014-2020 period.
It discusses, via an 'Innovation Camp' methodology, four themes: rural proofing, simplification, communication and innovation, as well as innvotive techniques for fostering new collaborations.

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