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"I can't to I can" and the day will come when you will say "I did it" - My Funda

A journey of 22 years old boy Poojan Patel from the student of “Growmore Faculty of Engineering” to project coordinator “IIM Ahmedabad”. He started his journey at Growmore as B.E. 186 more words

Rural Development

Blue Pottery Shines At Yet Another Level

The attractive village of Kot Zewar, which lies in Dudu tehsil of Rajasthan, is all set to come up as a tourist destination.The art of blue pottery started deep down in this toy-world of Kot Zewar, later flourishing the success story of this renowned art all over the world. 68 more words

Travel And Tourism

Future perspectives for farmers in Amstelland - Michelle Steggerda

By Michelle Steggerda, MSc Organic Agriculture Wageningen University

From March till July 2015 I’ve done my internship at the research institute Alterra. Alterra is part of Wageningen University and Research Centre and specializes in the ecology, the spatiality and the governance of green spaces. 322 more words

Rural Development

Academia #5: Better SWOT analyses

Local development strategies have long been a reason for argument because they are developed through outdated methods and procedures that might not show the present situation. 45 more words


Next Brussels Briefing: BB. 42 Women entrepreneurs - key players in ACP agribusiness development

The next Brussels Briefing on the subject of “Women entrepreneurs – key players in ACP agribusiness development” will take place on Thursday 17 September 2015 from 9:00h to 13:00h at the ACP Secretariat (451 Avenue Georges Henri, 1200 Brussels, Room C ). 639 more words

Rural Development

Interreg project Rural Alliances: final report

The Interreg project Rural Alliances brought together 12 partners from North West Europe to tackle the challenges of demographic change in rural areas. These challenges included: young people leaving rural towns and villages; the elderly becoming increasingly isolated & in need of social and medical care; shops, post offices, pubs, public toilets and telephone boxes closing; and increasingly difficult environments for setting up and running sustainable businesses. 139 more words


New book on the role of culture in regional development

This book, edited by Joost Dessein, Elena Battaglini and Lummina Horlings, launches the concept of ‘territorialisation’ and explores how the natural environment and culture are constitutive of each other. 142 more words