Reinventing Europe

through Local Initiatives

AEIDL (European Association for Innovation in Local Development) is a Brussels-based association that learns from and fosters community-led innovation to revitalise local communities across Europe.

Policy Unit

Thematic areas

With an extensive network of policy experts, AEIDL provides analysis and evaluation of relevant EU policies and advocates for an enhanced support to community local action.

Projects

Projects

AEIDL’s activities encompass sustainable local development in its broader sense. This includes sustainable development and the environment, territorial development (rural, urban, fisheries areas, regions), employment and social affairs, support to territorial authorities and businesses, and the promotion of democracy and citizenship.

Policy Unit

Services

With extensive experience in the coordination of networks, projects and programmes, AEIDL is well positioned to provide a wide range of services to clients in European and internationally, taking account of linguistic and cultural diversity.

Latest news

Bringing together top players and experts to define EU policies for Climate Smart Agriculture

On 23 May AEIDL organised its first EU Multi Actor Platform under the BEATLES Project. The purpose of this...

More info

Setting the picture for rural entrepreneurship in areas facing depopulation

Our Senior Expert on Rural and Territorial Development Serafin Pazos-Vidal was invited by the INTERREG Europe secretariat to provide the keynote...

More info