Scientific Committee

The Scientific Committee is appointed by the Executive Committee. The Scientific Committee, as a working committee of the Executive Committee, is charged with matters of a scientific nature, especially • the thematic planning and preparation of the Society`s congresses; • the furthering of the establishment of Scientific Working Groups concerned with scientific matters; • the […]

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Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is responsible for carrying out the decisions of the General Assembly. The Executive Committee comprises of nine members as follows: the President, elected from among and by the ordinary members of the Society present at the General Assembly; the Vice-President, elected from among and by the ordinary members of the Society present at […]

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General Assembly

The General Assembly decides the general policy of the Society, according to the recommendations made by the Executive Committee. The main tasks of the General Assembly are as follows: the adoption of the report by the Executive Committee on the activities of the Society; the adoption of the Statement of Accounts prepared by the (Secretary-) […]

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Statutes

Download ESRS Constitution [pdf] CONSTITUTION of the European Society for Rural Sociology Approved by the General Assembly held on 31st of July 2013 in Florence, Italy. Article 1. Name, Domicile and Duration 1. The Society is known as the Europese Vereniging voor Agrarische Sociologie, (or in French, German and English respectively as ‘Sociéte Européenne de […]

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Presentation

The European Society for Rural Sociology (ESRS)  was founded in 1957 Today, ESRS is the leading European association for scientists involved in the study of agriculture and fisheries, food production and consumption, rural development and change, rurality and cultural heritage, equality and inequal ity in rural society, and nature and environmental care. The membership in […]

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