fbpx

Innovation

Celebrating the Unwavering Spirit of Rural Women on the International Day of Rural Women

In recognition of the International Day of Rural Women, we had the privilege of speaking with two remarkable women innovators in agriculture and rural areas of Spain. Their stories exemplify the invaluable contributions of rural women to development and their unwavering commitment to their communities. Anabel Calderín Castro: Championing Sustainability in Gran Canaria Meet Anabel …

Celebrating the Unwavering Spirit of Rural Women on the International Day of Rural Women Read More »

Presenting FLIARA to Estonian LAGs during their visit to Galway

University of Galway, Ireland. The University of Galway’s Rural Studies Centre played host to an Estonian delegation, including Maarja Pikkmets from the NGO Kodukant Läänemaa Local Action Group (LAG) and a group of dedicated community activists. This visit, which took place on September 13th, was part of the ongoing collaboration within the EU-funded PREMIERE Project. …

Presenting FLIARA to Estonian LAGs during their visit to Galway Read More »

FLIARA Launches a Call for Innovative Women in Agriculture and Rural Areas

FLIARA (Female-Led Innovation in Agriculture and Rural Areas) proudly announces its latest initiative to empower and recognise women at the forefront of innovation in the farming and rural sectors. FLIARA is calling upon rural women who are leading transformative practices or enterprises in agriculture and rural communities to step forward and share their valuable experiences. …

FLIARA Launches a Call for Innovative Women in Agriculture and Rural Areas Read More »

FLIARA Project Consortium Holds First General Assembly Meeting

The FLIARA Project consortium convened virtually on October 5th and 6th for its inaugural FLIARA General Assembly Meeting. The meeting featured comprehensive presentations on the progress, lessons learned, and forthcoming steps of the project’s Work Packages by its partners. Interactive sessions facilitated by project coordinators allowed for enhanced project engagement and discussions on upcoming deliverables …

FLIARA Project Consortium Holds First General Assembly Meeting Read More »

High-Level Rural Policy Forum “Shaping the Future of Rural Areas” Sees Participation of FLIARA Project

SINGÜENZA, Spain. From September 27 to September 29, 2023, the FLIARA project contributed to the high-level Rural Policy Forum, which took place in Singüenza, Spain. The event, organised by the Spanish presidency of the Council of the European Union and the European Commission, aimed to advance the political agenda for the future of rural areas …

High-Level Rural Policy Forum “Shaping the Future of Rural Areas” Sees Participation of FLIARA Project Read More »

RURACTIVE Project Kick off meeting

RURACTIVE Project Launches to Empower Rural Communities for Change

Bologna, Italy, September 15, 2023. The RURACTIVE (Empowering rural communities to act for change) research project, funded by the European Union’s Horizon Europe Research and Innovation Programme, officially commenced its activities in Bologna, Italy, during their kick-off meeting held from September 13th to 15th, 2023. The project, led by Professor Simona Tondelli from the Department …

RURACTIVE Project Launches to Empower Rural Communities for Change Read More »

New European Prize for Women Innovators

European Prize for Women Innovators 2023 Celebrates and Empowers Women in Innovation In a significant stride towards promoting gender equality in the realms of innovation and technology, the European Innovation Council (EIC) and the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) have unveiled an upgraded European Prize for Women Innovators. This collaborative initiative represents a …

New European Prize for Women Innovators Read More »

Empowering Rural Transformation: EUCAP Network’s Brochure on Social Innovation

In a world driven by innovation and collaboration, the EUCAP Network takes a step forward with their brochure for August 2023, focusing on “Social Innovation: Solutions for Thriving Agriculture, Forestry, and Rural Areas.” This illuminating publication delves into the transformative power of social innovation, showcasing how it can revolutionise the landscape of agriculture, forestry, and …

Empowering Rural Transformation: EUCAP Network’s Brochure on Social Innovation Read More »

Desafío Mujer Rural: Impulsando el Emprendimiento femenino en el Medio Rural

El Instituto de la Mujer lanza una innovadora y prometedora iniciativa llamada “Desafío Mujer Rural”, una oportunidad única para todas las mujeres que viven en el medio rural y desean emprender o consolidar sus empresas. Este programa, cofinanciado por el Fondo Social Europeo, tiene como objetivo fomentar el emprendimiento y la competitividad de los proyectos …

Desafío Mujer Rural: Impulsando el Emprendimiento femenino en el Medio Rural Read More »

Scroll to Top