Useful links

This section provides you with useful links to the European Institutions, International Networks and Organisations relative to LEADER and Rural Development as a whole.

European Institutions International Organisations National Authorities Networks/Associations Other
European Council Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) Ministry of Agriculture Belgium International Rural Network (IRN) Tenders Electronic Daily (TED)
Directorate General of Agriculture and Rural Development United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Ministry of Agriculture Czech Republic Belgium-Wallonia Rural Network The BioRegions Project
Directorate General of Regional Policy European Environment Agency Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry Finland Finnish Rural Network LDnet (Local Development Network)
DG AGRI- LEADER+
International Organisation of Vine and Wine
Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries France French Rural Network
European Parliament Ministry of Rural Development and Food Greece Greek Rural Network
European Parliament Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development Hungary Hungarian Rural Network

European Network of Rural Development

Department of Agriculture Fisheries and Food Ireland Irish Rural Network
Committee of the Regions Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry Italy Italian Rural Network
EN RD LEADER Tool Kit Ministry of Agriculture Latvia Latvian Rural Network
Ministry of Agriculture Lithuania Lithuanian Rural Network


Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development Poland Fisheries Areas Network (FARNET)


Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Fisheries Portugal European Chestnut Network: Castanea
Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development Romania SAVE Foundation: Safeguard for Agricultural Varieties in Europe

Ministry of the Environment,Rural and Marine Affairs Spain

ARC 2020

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs United Kingdom