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The upcoming Commission’s Communication on the long-term vision for rural areas: Context and preliminary analysis

Publication: September 2020 Short link to this post: Download: Author: Albert MASSOT and François NÈGRE Key findings The need for designing a long term vision for rural areas was underlined in President Von der Leyen’s political guidelines and in AGRI Commissioner Wojciechowski’s announcements during his EP hearings (1 and Read more…

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EU Cohesion Policy in non-urban areas

Publication: September 2020Short link to this post: Executive summary: At a glance note: EnglishAuthors: Stefan KAH, Neli GEORGIEVA, Liliana FONSECA, EPRC  Key findings Rural areas face social, structural and geographical challenges, but possess valuable inherent environmental, cultural and social assets. Cohesion Policy provides a long-term and dependable financial framework Read more…

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The revival of wolves and other large predators and its impact on farmers and their livelihood in rural regions of Europe

Original publication: August 2018 Authors: John D. C. LINNELL, Benjamin CRETOIS – Norwegian Institute for Nature Research Shot link to this post: Available languages: Background The conflict between large carnivores and humans goes back to the origins of domestication, as does the ingenuity of livestock herders in developing ways Read more…