Agricultural and Rural Inspiration Awards (ARIA) 2023
ARIA 2023 celebrates CAP-funded projects that are boosting skills for agriculture and rural areas through lifelong learning, innovation and competitiveness.
Experts have selected 24 projects under four thematic categories related to the objectives of the CAP.
Now, it’s your turn: the Popular Vote is open!
Browse the ARIA page to discover the 24 finalists and vote for your favourite project by 1 December.
Mountain actors forge pathways for sustainable value chains
Mountain representatives met in Hungary from 6 to 8 November for the Workshop “Unlocking the Power of Mountain Value Chains”, organised in the framework of the EU-funded MOVING project.
Skills for agriculture – new Policy Insights publication
Our latest publication in the Policy Insights series examines the topic of agricultural skills in the context of policies involved with managing shortages of appropriately skilled farm workforces.
EU CAP Network workshop on circular water management
A call for expressions of interest in the EU CAP Network workshop on circular water management is now open.
As an integral part of the EU CAP Network, the CAP Implementation Contact Point supports and coordinates networking activities relating to the design and implementation of the CAP’s strategic plans.Find out more
Innovation & knowledge exchange | EIP-AGRI
'Innovation & knowledge exchange | EIP-AGRI’'s role is to facilitate communication and cooperation between those with a keen interest in sharing knowledge and innovative ideas for sustainable agriculture, forestry and rural areas.Find out more
The European Evaluation Helpdesk for the CAP provides tailored support to EU Member States and the European Commission in their evaluations of agriculture and rural development policy.Find out more
LEADER is a local development method which has been used for 30 years to engage local actors in the design and delivery of strategies, decision-making and resource allocation for the development of their rural areas.Find out more
National CAP networks have a key role in steering and driving forward policy as well as promoting stakeholder engagement, knowledge sharing and capacity building for EU Member States and other actors.Find out more
The LAG database allows Local Action Groups (LAGs) to get in touch, network and cooperate with each other.Find out more