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Find the latest information about the Rural Pact and rural revitalisation, connect with your peers and get inspired!

Go and check the existing “Community Groups” to discuss the topics of your interest. Or create one to gather all the actors around one place or one topic.

We wish you an inspiring discovery of all the good things happening in rural Europe.

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Latest News

13 Jun 2024

Rural energy poverty and energy efficiency across the EU – report and factsheets

A new report by the LIFE-funded RENOVERTY project overviews the specific characteristics of EU rural areas regarding energy efficiency and energy poverty.

Rural energy poverty and energy efficiency across the EU – report and factsheets
Good Practice Webinar on Youth – highlights report now available
11 Jun 2024

Good Practice Webinar on Youth – highlights report now available

The highlights report of the Good Practice Webinar ‘Rural youth participation in policymaking' is now available online. It features a range of successful methods for youth engagement, based on various experiences of rural young people.

Rural parliaments: key for the rural vision and Pact, Swedish Rural Parliament highlights
10 Jun 2024

Rural parliaments: key for the rural vision and Pact, Swedish Rural Parliament highlights

Rural parliaments are key platforms to encourage the implementation of the EU’s rural vision and Pact, Pascale Van Doren, team leader of the Rural Pact Support Office, emphasised at the biennial gathering of the Swedish Rural Parliament of 24-26 May 2024 in Nyköping. Important gatherings of local and national-level decision-makers, rural residents, NGOs, scientists, and businesses, rural parliaments are well-placed to discuss and address current and future challenges in rural areas.

New analysis of crowdfunding benefits for rural development in Spain
06 Jun 2024

New analysis of crowdfunding benefits for rural development in Spain

A new report by EUROCROWD highlights the potential of crowdfunding to transform Spanish rural areas by fostering innovation and community engagement. It further stresses the importance of supportive policies and infrastructure to sustain the benefits of these actions.

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