The impact of COVID-19 on EU regional and local governments
(23 November 2020) - A joint survey by OECD and the European Committee of the Regions shows that beyond the human and health tragedy, COVID-19 has a profound effect on local and regional authorities.
Smart Villages and the European Green Deal
(16 November 2020) - Prof. Bill Slee (The James Hutton Institute, UK) shares his reflections on the links between Smart Villages and the European Green Deal.
Rural Well-being: Geography of Opportunities
(02 November 2020) - OECD has just published the latest edition of its Rural Development Framework, which has for 40 years been helping guide the 28 member countries’ rural policies.
What rural people want
(01 October 2020) - “Which future do you want in rural areas?” - From May to August 2020, 3 436 people from 26 different countries answered the survey carried out by ELARD, the European association of LEADER groups, in cooperation with REDR, the Spanish rural development network. The results have just been published.