Publications

Total results: 4.

The United Nations has declared 2014 the International Year of Family Farming, the primary aim of which is to promote, develop and strengthen all types of family-oriented agriculture as a socially valuable, economically viable and environmentally sustainable model.

Networking is a policy instrument within the framework of the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) – otherwise known as Pillar 2 of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). Experience shows that networks are an effective means of informing, inspiring and empowering local people in rural communities.

How Rural Development Programmes (RDPs) are contributing to the promotion of local food production and short supply chains.

This issue focuses on the inter-relationship between two key elements of the LEADER approach - Local Development Strategies and cooperation.