Conference: Animation of Rural Development – a new profession?

Next June 7th – 9th the conference ‘Animation of rural development – a new profession?’ will be held in Crete, Greece.

This conference is organized by the consortium of the European Masters Programme for Rural Animators and it aims to promote discussion in the field of rural development, focusing especially on ways and means that rural development can be encouraged in disadvantaged or remote territories, in territories facing restructuring or in any other rural areas that lag behind in sustainable development. Some of the topics to be discussed are:

  1. Rural development – why animation is necessary
  2. The qualifications of a rural animator
  3. The learning path to highly qualify rural animators

If you want to participate, either by sending your papers or attending it as audience, you can get more information here.