D5.3 Lessons learned from confrontations – Appendix 10: Catalan Western Lands (Spain, NE3)

Section title: Appendix 10: Catalan Western Lands (Spain, NE3)


Category: Case study

Country: Spain

NUTS1 region: ES5 East

Type of region: Intermediate

RUR actor group: New Entrants

Local authority role: Implementing policy, Providing consultancy, and Coordinating

Civil society organisation role: Providing consultancy, Coordinating, and Lobbying

Single persons role: Entrepreneur

Politician role: Providing funding and Implementing policy

Rural development pathway: Smart Specialisation and Agroecology

Access to land pathway: Supporting farmers before accessing land, Organising the accessibility of farmland, and Steering land control towards specific uses

Rural development topic adressed: Lack of jobs or quality jobs, Stakeholder empowerment, Human capital, Lanscape preservation, Environmental conservation, Dreams of the youth, and Access to land

Type of action: Collective action (e.g. farm collectives, cooperatives), Land portage, acquisition and management/stewardship, Territorial marketing, and Agroecology