D6.6 Focus group discussions – Output#3

Section title: Discussion and recommendations


Category: Report

Country: Belgium, France, Germany, Romania, Spain, and United Kingdom

RUR actor group: New Entrants and Successors

Local authority role: Providing funding, Implementing policy, Providing infrastructure, and Coordinating

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

Single persons role: Entrepreneur

Politician role: Providing funding, Implementing policy, and Providing infrastructure

Rural development pathway: Multifunctional Agriculture, Rural-Urban Relations, Agroecology, and Human Capital

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

Rural development topic adressed: Stakeholder empowerment, Infrastructure, Local food supply, Human capital, Educational opportunities (formal, informal, vocational), Environmental conservation, and Access to land

Type of action: Policy (policy recommendation, political support, political capital), Community and knowledge sharing, Farm incubator, Collective action (e.g. farm collectives, cooperatives), Land portage, acquisition and management/stewardship, and Agroecology