The Common Agricultural Policy combines social, economic and environmental approaches to help achieve sustainable farming and forestry systems and vibrant rural areas in the EU.

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19 Feb 2024

Environmental benefits flow from Thematic Group networking

Our thematic work to support environmental protection, including biodiversity, and climate is advancing with the launch of a new Thematic Group on Green Architecture: Designing Green Strategies.

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14 Feb 2024

Moving forward with CSP Monitoring Committees

Our recent Thematic Group meeting on Monitoring Committees promoted the coordination of priorities between CSP Managing Authorities, Paying Agencies, National Networks and Monitoring Committees.

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24 Jan 2024

December digest: news for CAP Strategic Plan stakeholders

A round-up of EU CAP Network activities related to CAP Implementation during December provides useful news regarding issues relevant for CAP Strategic Plans and National Networks.

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Reports |

EU CAP Network Workshop ‘Enhancing food security under changing weather patterns: farm adaptation’

This report shares successful practices, opportunities and tools identified in the EU CAP Network workshop ‘Enhancing food security under changing weather patterns: farm adaptation’, focussing on increasing farm resilience and enhancing cooperation.

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Member State Evaluation |

Support for young farmers in Andalusia's Rural Development Programme 2014-2022 

An evaluation of the effectiveness and impact of 'Operation 6.1.1' in promoting sustainable agricultural activities among young Andalusian farmers.

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Event Reports |

Highlights report - 1st meeting of the Thematic Group on Nurturing Skills for a Thriving and Sustainable Agricultural Sector

The first Thematic Group (TG) meeting allowed members to agree on skill needs and gaps in the agricultural sector, exchange experiences and co-design the next steps of the TG.

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