The agripolitan city, the cosmopolitan village
(29 November 2019) - “La ciudad agropolitana. La aldea cosmopolita” (The agripolitan city, the cosmopolitan village) is the latest book by Jaime Izquierdo Vallina, a long-time expert in rural development. Yves Champetier (AEIDL) wrote one of the book’s forewords.
Alentejo in search of a sustainable future
(08 November 2019) - As part of AEIDL's 30th anniversary celebrations, a field trip and a seminar were organised in early October in Alentejo, a region of southern Portugal that has undergone some rapid and drastic changes in recent years.
Urban competitiveness and social innovations
(25 October 2019) - The 6th event to mark AEIDL's 30th anniversary took place two weeks ago in Trentino-South Tyrol in northern Italy. The field visit explored issues of urban competitiveness, cultural production and social innovation.
Capitalizing on diversity in local development
(15 October 2019) - On 9 October, as part of the European Week of Regions and Cities, LDnet, in partnership with ELARD, organised a workshop on ‘Capitalizing on diversity in local development’. Here is a short report on the event.