24 / 08 / 2015
Involving mountain local communities in the development of environmental policies in Italy
In the context of sustainable development of mountain areas, ‘mountain communities’ could provide an appropriate institutional
set up to implement and develop environmental policies. This is the main belief behind the Suneagle LIFE project.
11 / 09 / 2015
The FAO publishes a report highlighting the contributions of mountain soils
In the International Year of Soils, the FAO published a report about mountain soils and their contributions to food security and ecosystems.
Mountain soils are fragile resources that are slow to regenerate. To access to the report click here.
17 / 09 / 2015
Draft versions of the Horizon 2020 work programmes for 2016-2017 released
The European Commission released the draft versions of the Horizon 2020 work programmes for 2016-2017. The adoption and the
publication of the final work programme by the Commission are expected in mid-October 2015. We encourage you to particularly
have a close look to the societal challenges on Food, Energy, Transport, Climate Action and Inclusive Societies.
Consult here the calendar of the Info Days.
22 / 09 / 2015
The 13th edition of the European Week of Regions and Cities (Open Days 2015) takes place on 12-15 October 2015 in Brussels, Belgium. Participation is free of charge. Registration for Brussels-based seminars is open until […]
22 / 09 / 2015
Comprehensive package of measures for European farmers
The European Commission has announced on 7 September 2015 a support package worth €500 million in response to the difficulties faced by European farmers. This support package available under the Common Agricultural Policy is meant […]
15 / 09 / 2015
Using new technologies to generate higher income for producers
Matching supply with demand and getting fair prices for their products are among the recurring challenges of farmers and especially
mountain farmers. One of the reasons for that is the lack of visibility of the […]
04/10/2015 – 08/10/2015
Euromontana 2015 General Assembly
03/10/2016 – 05/10/2016 – SAVE THE DATE
X European Mountain Convention – Bragança