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Rural NEET Youth Network conference | Lisbon - January 2021| call now open
Meetings of Interest
Friday, September 04, 2020 11:03 AM

The RNYN (Rural NEET Youth Network) COST Action is organizing an international conference in Lisbon (Portugal), 27-28 January 2021.

The COST-Lisbon International Conference Education: What’s next? Formal education & training and the transition from school to work in rural areas is welcoming submissions!

Scholars and early career investigators, youth and social workers, teachers and other professionals are invited to submit proposals for oral presentations or posters that:

1) address socio-educational problems concerning rural areas, young population and rural NEETs in Europe;  
2) reflect on theoretical or methodological issues; and/or
3) assess policies and design solutions dealing with formal education & training and the transition from school to work in rural areas.  

Online participation options will be considered by the organization.

2020 CRRF Conference
Meetings of Interest
Thursday, August 20, 2020 12:40 PM
CRRF Conference Goes Virtual!
Save the date: October 1-2, 2020

This year, CRRF is trying something new! In place of our annual conference, we are going online. Please fill out the pre-registration form below and save the date for online programming that will tackle some of the complex issues facing rural Canada during the pandemic.

When the full program is available, you will receive a follow up email with a link to confirm your attendance at each of the sessions that interest you. Registration is free, but we encourage all attendees to register to be a member of CRRF and, if possible, to make a one-time or regular donation. More information will be provided in your registration confirmation email. Your ongoing support is greatly appreciated. 

Click here to register.

CfP Conference “The participative village"
Meetings of Interest
Friday, February 28, 2020 11:30 AM

The conference will take place from October 8.-10. 2020 in Bonn and is the closing event for the DFG-project “Participative Development of Rural Regions” (

Governing rural everyday worlds in times of the New Rural Paradigm”, organized by the section "Cultural Analysis of the Rural" of the German Association of Cultural Anthropology and Folklore Studies (

For more information, click here.