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.
Quality and organic products are a key part of the Common Agricultural Policy and an important objective of Rural Development policy.
The role of EU agriculture and rural development policies in the delivery of public goods in rural areas throughout Europe.
This issue of EU Rural Review explains the contribution that the Rural Development policy brings to the EU´s climate action agenda.
Rural people’s dedication to the on-going development of diversity in Europe’s countryside forms the main focus of this issue of the EU Rural Review.
This issue of the EU Rural Review showcases some of the different types of innovation and creativity from EU rural areas.
This first issue of the EU Rural Review raises awareness about the many opportunities that are available under the EAFRD.