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Insights for the implementation of the Rural Pact towards a sustainable rural/urban development

Date: 2022, 9th of February 14:30- 17:00 This event will bring together representatives from several European institutions (European Parliament, French Presidency of the EU Council, Committee of the Regions, European Commission) to engage in a conversation with EESC NAT Section Members on the long-term vision and the implementation of the Rural Pact as well as the potential role and areas of collaboration for the EU institutions. More information here: Link to The Event information &nbs...
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Results of 2nd Balkan Rural Parlaiment

More than 60 various stakeholders from rural areas of the Western Balkan countries, including representatives of the civil society, Managing Authorities from the WB countries, national governments and relevant donors, gathered in Ohrid, N. Macedonia, on June 15 and 16, for the 2nd Balkan Rural Parliament, organized by the Balkan Rural Development Network (BRDN), with financial support of SWG – Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group in South Eastern Europe. More about parliament and...
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Newsletter #WeArePrepare (Feb 2021)

In this editon: Announcement For PREPARE Members - Ga2021 Cap-cafés: Invitation To Plan The First Event The 5th ERP Gathering In Kielce (Poland) Postoponed PREPARE President Meets President And Managing Director Of AEIDL CAP Post 2020 Negotiations And Tranistion Regulations - Main Topics During The Meeting Of The “CDG Rural Development” Rural Vision Week Premanent Sub-group On Leader And CLLD Development Upcoming National Rural Parliaments
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Newsletter #WeArePrepare (Jan 2021)

In this edition: -The Preparations For The 5th European Rural Parliament Gathering 2021 Have Started. -Subscribe For PREPARE Aisbl Newsletter And Get Your Copy Directly -CAP-cafe Themes -2nd Albanian Rural Parliament, March 4-5, 2021 -PREPAREs First Board Meeting Of The 2021 -Contribution Of The Croatian Section Of Ecovast To The Reconstruction Of Earthquake-damaged Areas In Croatia -PREPARE Network Is Promoting New Activists For Rural Development -ENRD Leader Thematic Lab ‘designing L...
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Lets meet in PREPARE CAP- Cafe!

Dear PREPARE members and friends, PREPARE aisbl recently invited its members to propose topics for CAP-Café webinars. The idea behind CAP-Cafés 2021 - CApacities and Partnership come togethers – is to build capacities of the PREPARE network, learn from each other and meet in relaxed webinars around topics of your choice. Members will build the content, PREPARE will provide the platform and reporting. We received a number of interesting themes suggestions from our members. Now we are inv...
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New Activists For Rural Development- Meet Kristin Langer from the Netherlands

I am a young activist working on a more inclusive sustainable future. I am from Germany, but I have lived in the Netherlands for the last two years. Before the lockdown I used often move between urban and rural areas of  Germany, Netherlands and Italy, where my activities, families and friends are. I developed my working experience in a cross-border project (“onbegrensd”) for youngsters, mainly in rural areas at the Dutch-German border, focusing specifically on their wishes and needs. In 2019...
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In 2021 European Rural Parliament comes To yhe Central/Eastern Europe For The First Time

The European Rural Parliament (ERP) is a network and partnership that wouldn´t be there without your national rural parliaments, events, all the actions you do at home to raise awareness about rural concerns and possibilities. PREPARE members have shown great commitment in the ERP process. 2021 will not change that. For the first time ERP comes to Central/Eastern Europe, to Kielce in Poland, probably in late September. The host is the Association Swietokrzyskie Rural Area Development supporte...
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