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18 Apr 2024

New Good Practice stories published

The website's latest Good Practice stories include an agroecology project, new kindergarten facilities, climate-friendly peat management and a novel approach to food tourism in Austria.

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25 Mar 2024

Thematic Group expertise informs CSP implementation

Thematic Groups at the EU CAP Network have been supporting CSP Monitoring Committees, eco-schemes and green architecture, as well as agricultural skills and mental health in farming communities.

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25 Mar 2024

Valuable knowhow appreciated about the durability of investments

Interesting enabling factors supporting the durability of benefits from CAP Strategic Plan funding are featured in a Highlights Report from the EU CAP Network expert workshop analysing investment durability.

Latest publications

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Guidelines and tools |

Guidelines: Evaluating the AKIS Strategic Approach in CAP Strategic Plans

These guidelines aim to support EU Member States when evaluating their AKIS strategic approach, as part of the requirement to assess specific topics related to their CAP Strategic Plans.

Brochures |

EAFRD Projects Brochure 'Information and Communication technology (ICT)'

This publication highlights how ICT is being used as an essential tool for unlocking the potential of rural areas,…

Brochures |

EAFRD Projects Brochure 'Linkages with other EU funds'

This edition of the brochure focuses on how the EAFRD can work alongside other EU funding sources in rural areas.

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