Rural Development

Rural development is the process of improving the quality of life and economic well-being of people living in rural areas, often relatively isolated and sparsely populated areas.Rural development has traditionally centered on the exploitation of land-intensive natural resources such as agriculture and forestry. However, changes in global production networks and increased urbanization have changed the character of rural areas. Increasingly tourism, niche manufacturers, and recreation have replaced resource extraction and agriculture as dominant economic drivers. The need for rural communities to approach development from a wider perspective has created more focus on a broad range of development goals rather than …



ADB: Asian Development Bank · 21 December 2024 English

Subsector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development / Land-based natural resources management ADB Division Agriculture, Food, Nature, and Rural Development Sector Office (SG-AFNR) Executing Agencies Irrigation

ECIPE: European Centre for International Political Economy · 12 April 2024 English

detrimental to third countries.8 Overview of relevant agreements between the EU In addition to the production-distorting effects of direct and its neighbourhood payments, the EU maintains high protection measures on …

economic ac- ket measures) and Pillar II (rural development measures). tivities, with distribution, financial from trade, Pillar I.3 Pillar II focuses on rural development, aiming to protectionist trade policies exacerbate not only all EU regulations but also for rural development IPARD III,30 which assist in the replicating

CEB: Council of Europe Development Bank · 9 April 2024 English

CEB Report of the Governor 2023 Report of the Governor 2023 CEB | Report of the Governor 2023 | a Cover photo: A resident from a displaced population settles into …

migrants and refugees. Greece Government Support rural development and water management in the Amari valley and training from Central, Eastern and Türkiye & rural development projects and Southeastern Europe (5 new members)

World Bank Group · 4 April 2024 English

Understanding the economic costs attributable to unhealthy diets is crucial to inform health and agrifood investments in low- and middle-income countries experiencing nutrition transition. To review the current evidence on …

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