Welcome the Rural Pact Support Office!
Get to know the newly established Rural Pact Support Office and the networking activities it will implement to animate the Rural Pact and its community.
New funding opportunities to contribute to the Mission Soil are awaiting you!
The Horizon Europe Work Programme 2023 of the EU Mission ‘A Soil Deal for Europe’ includes calls for proposals - find out more!
New perspectives on Rural Proofing
Read this article, by courtesy of William Parnell, freelance Policy Analyst and co-author of Proposals for an effective Rural Proofing model for Ireland, an independent report commissioned by the Irish Government to support the development of an effective rural proofing model for Ireland.
Other funding opportunities under Horizon Europe
Find out about funding opportunities under Horizon Europe.
Second Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Digital call for the 5G for Smart Communities
Info and deadline for the second Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Digital call for the 5G for Smart Communities.
Startup Village Forum – Not too late to register!
The European Commission is organizing the Startup Village Forum (SVF) 2023 on 28 February, both online and in Brussels. Find out more and register!
New Policy Insights on agroforestry, gender equality and younger generations
The EU CAP Network has released the three latest issues of their Policy Insight series featuring opportunities for support offered through the Common Agricultural Policy.
REBOUND – Rural resilience
The REBOUND project aims at improving the resilience of rural communities, by analysing their needs and developing training programmes.
Why would I live in a rural area?
Did you know that in 2020, approximately 1 in 10 persons (10.5%) living in rural areas of the EU stated that they suffered from noise?
Education - Early leavers and further indicators
On 24 January, we celebrated the International Day of Education. One of the actions under the prosperous pillar of the Vision is to encourage education, training and employment opportunities for young people in rural areas.