Institute for Rural Development Research

at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University of Frankfurt/Main


New Master Plan for the UNESCO Global Geopark Swabian Alb - Start of the Participation Process

After an initial survey, the development of the master plan for the UNESCO Global Geopark Swabian Alb began with an ideas workshop.

Heads were...

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"With mind, heart and hand" - experiencing and learning sustainability in the Rhine-Taunus Nature Park

At a press event on 10 June 2021 in the Fasanerie Wiesbaden, the Rhine-Taunus Nature Park adopted its concept for education for sustainable...

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Possibilities for strengthening climate protection in agricultural support programs: Study published

The new funding period of the Common Agricultural Policy of the EU (CAP) is approaching and with it the further development of the agricultural...

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New Ideas for New Opportunities

Since 2016 the Institute for Rural Development Research (IfLS) is part of the international "New Ideas for New Opportunities" network. The aim of this...

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Online stakeholder workshop for the review of the biosphere region Berchtesgadener Land

Every ten years, UNESCO reviews whether the designated biosphere reserves are still fulfilling their tasks. The biosphere region Berchtesgadener Land...

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Promotion of innovations for climate-resilient agriculture in Saxony-Anhalt

On 10 May 2021, two new EIP-Agri projects received their notifications from the Minister of Agriculture, Prof. Dr. Claudia Dalbert. The Minister...

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Gesucht: Wissenschaftliche:r Mitarbeiter:in „Agrarökonomie / Bioökonomie“

Sie haben gute Kenntnisse in den Bereichen Wirtschaftlichkeitsanalysen zu landwirtschaftsnahen Wertschöpfungsketten, Evaluierungen von Maßnahmen im...

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Participation of citizens in rural regional development - first findings discussed with experts and presented in podcast

For a good year now, the Institute for Rural Structural Research (IfLS) and the Institute for Communication and Media Studies (IfKMW) at the...

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The Agricultural Knowledge and Innovation System (AKIS) in Rhineland-Palatinate

The reformed Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) will focus on comprehensive modernization from 2023. Member states are called upon to describe their...

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