NEWS | The writing week in Evora or how to work collaboratively on rural digitalisation

On the 20th September 2022, a group of 19 researchers representing three Horizon 2020 projects (DESIRA, MOVING and SHERPA) met in Portugal to work collaboratively on a range of academic papers to communicate the findings from their research.

2022-10-04T14:02:38+02:00October 4th, 2022|

NEWS | DESIRA at the SmartAgriHubs Conference

On 26-29 September 2022, the Horizon 2020 project SmartAgriHubs organised its Final Event. More than 350 stakeholders, including Digital Innovation Hubs, Competence Centres, technology providers, policy-makers, researchers, investors, and agri-food associations attended the conference, which took place in Lisbon. Tuesday 27 and Wednesday 28 were the Synergy Days, [...]

2022-10-03T14:16:39+02:00October 3rd, 2022|

NEWS | The EU CAP Network, a platform to support the implementation of CAP plans, including rural digitalisation

The European Commission's Directorate General for Agriculture and Rural Development has established the European CAP Network, merging the European Network for Rural Development (ENRD) and the European Innovation Partnership for agricultural productivity and sustainability (EIP-AGRI).

2022-09-29T12:30:39+02:00September 29th, 2022|

NEWS | Digital Rural Index: Assessing the progress towards rural digital futures

As part of the Rural Action plan, the European Commission has published a new Digital Rural Index with many indicators to monitor Europe’s overall digital performance and track the evolution of EU Member States.

2022-10-05T21:50:48+02:00September 28th, 2022|

NEWS | Digitalisation in the first two approved batches of CAP plans

Check out the key actions addressed in the national CAP plans related to digitalisation, essential for the agricultural sector to stay competitive and to increase the attractiveness of rural areas.

2022-09-29T17:07:04+02:00September 21st, 2022|

NEWS | DESIRA at the European Rural Parliament

The city of Kielce has welcomed a new edition of the European Rural Parliament (ERP) between the 12-15 September. The conference gathers more than 400 rural stakeholders from 39 Members States, including European Commission representatives, civil society organisation, businesses, public authorities. Also, it welcomes delegations from Ukraine and [...]

2022-09-15T11:03:21+02:00September 15th, 2022|