AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
Environment
  • Coastal & Marine Resources Management
  •  Pollution and Waste Management
  • Watershed Management
  • Climate Change
  • Forestry 
  • Water Resources
  • Management
Environment
  • Coastal & Marine Resources Management
  •  Pollution and Waste Management
  • Watershed Management
  • Climate Change
  • Forestry 
  • Water Resources
  • Management
Social Development
  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
  • Local Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Civil Society Strengthening
Social Development
  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
  • Local Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Civil Society Strengthening
Economic Development
  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development
Economic Development
  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development

Contact Point for the European Network for Rural Development

Country: EU Countries

Sector(s): Agriculture and rural development - Economic development

Date: 08/2008 - 08/2015

Client / Beneficiary: EC DG Agriculture

Financing Agency: EC

Project Value: 3,547,989 €

Description of the project and Services provided:

  • Support to the secretariat of coordination group/thematic working groups/expert meetings
  • Support for transnational cooperation
  • Information exchange and coordination with national networks
  • Promotion and representation
  • Information line
  • Support for analysis/summary of programmes and monitoring indicators
  • Good practices
  • Website
  • Seminars / conferences
  • Publications
  • These tasks are performed by following some major priorities:

  • Building effective linkages at EU DGs/national/ regional levels;
  • providing high quality rural development expertise and facilitating, informing and encouraging productive debate and progress with regard to the priorities identified for the EN RD;
  • developing efficient and customized services and provide access to knowledge to both established actors and newcomers.

Subsectors of activities:

  • Support services: extension/crop protection/agricultural research
  • Public finances/budget
  • Training of instructors
  • Rural development policies and strategies
  • IT ( Information technology)
  • Communication strategies