Conference "New rural geographies in Europe"
The conference will address a wide range of topics relevant to the social development of rural areas in Europe, such as ruralism and rurality, social inequalities and regional disparities, multi-level governance, top-down policies and bottom-up activities, demographic changes, actors and conflicts of landscape change, rural labour markets, gender issues as well as problems of maintaining and transforming infrastructure and welfare services. Participants were encouraged to participate with contributions on one of the three following themes: 1. Practices, values and images of rurality: reappropriations and ‘recycling’ 2. Innovators and context for innovation 3. Scales and territories of innovation in Europe’s countryside
|Event dates:||2017-06-14 – 2017-06-16|
|Deadline Call for Papers:||2016-10-31|
|Organizers:||Rural Geography Group (Arbeitskreis Ländlicher Raum) within the German Association of Geography (DGfG), Germany Johann Heinrich von Thünen Institute, Braunschweig (Germany)|
|Conference venue:||Braunschweig, Bundesallee 50, Johann Heinrich von Thünen Institute|
|Classification:||R0 - Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. General|
|Event type:||Konferenzen, Tagungen; Conferences|