(23 August 2021) - For the 30-year anniversary of the LEADER programme, the Association of Rural Initiatives of Catalonia (ARCA) recently published a series of interviews of experts including Yves Champetier of AEIDL.

AEIDL Podcast

(14 June 2021) - We are very excited to announce the launch of AEIDL Podcast, a new initiative where different experts discuss and debate on different topics connected to local development, social affairs and the environment.


(03 June 2021) - AEIDL officially launched on 28 May the MAX Diversity film festival (MAXDFF). Submission of entries is open until 20 August 2021.


(27 May 2021) - With the upcoming and much awaited EU ‘Long-term Vision for rural areas’, AEIDL, in the context of the SHERPA project, has contributed to the development of a position paper on the vision for the future of rural areas.


(25 May 2021) - AEIDL’s Briefing on the lessons learnt during the COVID-19 crisis for rural development fueled the recommendations of the Opinion adopted by the European Committee of the Regions (CoR) on 7 May.