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Rural development

Rural development is the process of improving the quality of life and economic well-being of people living in relatively isolated and sparsely populated areas.


Det finns 309 sidor som är taggade med Rural development:

Rural Development

The division offers education in rural development on basic, advanced and doctoral level. Below you find links to further information on the courses and programmes the division offers. The division

Locally adapted training and interventions to curb antimicrobial resistance

SLU is collaborating with Makerere University and the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries in Uganda, under the CGIAR Research Program on Livestock, to reduce antibiotic use in

Rural development

Rural development

Here we present our research activities - in projects and publications.

Locally adapted training and interventions to curb antimicrobial resistance

SLU is collaborating with Makerere University and the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries in Uganda, under the CGIAR Research Program on Livestock, to reduce antibiotic use in

Biogas

The project investigated the Swedish farmers' collaboration in farm-based biogas production and studied the effects of various forms of collaboration for the entrepreneur's profitability, production,

cassava

The project focused on evolving gender relations in households, communities and cassava value chains in light of the rapid commercialization and increasing higher value added processing of the crop

PECA

The on-going degradation of ecosystems threaten future food production and we now have to plan for how to secure fundamental life-support services, such as climate regulation, fresh water provision

Restructuring the Rural North

In the research we investigated how initiatives for intensified resource extraction are re-structuring rural spaces. We employed a cross national comparison of two cases of mining initiatives in

Rural transition

The time period investigated is a period when several major agricultural policies have transformed the conditions for Swedish farming; first, through deregulation in 1991, later through EU-accession

Social cash transfers

The major recent innovation in policy responses to poverty in sub-Saharan Africa has been social cash transfer schemes (SCTs) which disburse cash to poor people. There is growing evidence that these

Agri4D 2021

Agri4D 2021

Agri4D 2021 malin.planting@slu.se To progress towards sustainable and just food systems, Agri4D will bring together researchers, policy makers and practitioners to engage actively with the

Ruralities and Regions in Transition

Ruralities and Regions in Transition

Ruralities and Regions in Transition – A conference for Rural and Regional Researchers in Sweden anna-maria.wremp@slu.se The Division of Rural Development (SLU) and Nordregio offer scholars the

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