The role of local actors to drive smart, green and digital development in rural areas
The ELIF Territorial Development Thematic Community meeting is a virtual event on June 22nd, 2023, focused on enhancing smart innovation in rural areas. It aims to evaluate existing programs and best practices, while also considering future EU policies and funding. The meeting will delve into the practical implementation of smart innovation in local development, addressing drivers and barriers for progress. Additionally, it provides an opportunity for participants to share experiences on community-driven development in rural areas and explore key factors that contribute to local action.