Challenges for rural areas
key word: methodology and development
source: LEADER Magazine n°12
date of publication: 10/96
by Yves Champetier
of M. Franz Fischler
- Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development
on the European Conference in Cork (7-9 November 1996), Community
structural policy and the essential modernisation of rural areas.
Partnership, participation and capacity building: rural development based on bottom-up strategies:
- Drawing the lessons from LEADER, Prof. Joseph Mannion examines
the relevance of "bottom-up" local strategies as part
of European and national rural development policies.
LEADER and the challenges facing rural areas(part
- Four participants of local action groups each present a special
challenge that their area has had to face or is currently facing.
Vinschgau / Val Venosta:in complete synergy(Italy)
- The integration of the main sectors of the local economy is
at the centre of the development strategy of the LAG of Alto Adige.
The secrets of success.
Cover: Laas (Lasa) in the upper valley of the Adige river (Vinschgau
/ Val Venosta LEADER area, Italy).