ESRS Autumn School 2018 – Social Innovation in and for Sustainable Food Provision – Riga, Latvia 5-9 November 2018

Food and nutrition security and long-term sustainability of food systems are among the major challenges for European societies in the coming decades. Food systems and the ways we produce, consume and regulate the production of food are increasingly expected to contribute to a range of societal objectives – provide healthy nutrition to all, conserve the […]

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ESRS Autumn School 2016 – Researching Globalization in a Rural Context

Gregynog Hall, near Newtown, Wales 3rd – 7th October 2016 Leader: Michael Woods This year’s ESRS Autumn School examines the theme of Researching Globalization in a Rural Context, led by Michael Woods and the European Research Council GLOBAL-RURAL project team from Aberystwyth University. The school will include talks by guest speakers (to be confirmed) on […]

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4th Nordic Conference for Rural Research

Nordic Ruralities: Crisis and Resilience 4th Nordic Conference for Rural Research University of Akureyri, Iceland May 22 – 24, 2016 The Nordic ruralities conference is an interdisciplinary forum for rural research with a particular emphasis on the Nordic countries. Rural communities frequently experience rapid changes in e.g. population density, employment opportunities and provision of services […]

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