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Request for a MSc student on leadership of place

The Rural Sociology Group is looking for a MSc student who is willing to do his/her master thesis research on leadership in 2 Dutch regions in the context of an international comparative research in the spring of 2016. 189 more words


Public Policy Priorities in 2016 and Beyond

A seminar entitled Ireland’s Policy Priorities after the next General Election, on November 2nd provided a welcome break from the recent talk of Budget giveaways and election promises. 715 more words

Regional Development

Realising the Hidden Potential of Ireland’s Towns

One third of Irish people live in towns. However, over many years towns have not received the level of attention and support necessary to ensure a sustainable future in the face of change. 454 more words

Regional Development

Max Havelaar Lecture On 28 October 2015

Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)

Why this conference was held?

In 2015 highlights of the new UN 2030 Agenda are a finalization of Milennium Development Goals (MDGs) and start-up of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). 705 more words


An Update from the Corn Fields of Guatemala

I’m surprised to find that my last post was only (only!) two months ago – because it feels like so much has happened in that time, surely it was longer ago than that! 458 more words


2nd Caribbean Agribusiness Forum: Expanding markets

Promoting regional trade and agribusiness development in the Caribbean

2nd Caribbean Agribusiness Forum


Organised by CTA, IICA, CABA in collaboration with the… 1,826 more words

Rural Development

Agro-women for Change

Many individuals, groups, organizations and even companies the world over are now embracing the the change and are recognizing the great contributions made by women in agriculture. 426 more words