Public policies, local development and territorial cohesion

   Demographic changes, employment and migration

   Social capital, resilience, governance and networks

   Value chains, globalisation trends, and smart specialisation

   Food, consumption and food security

   Knowledge, innovation and human capital

   Identity, heritage, culture and tourism

   Sustainable agriculture, environment, climate change and public goods

   Protected areas, conservation policies, property rights and social conflicts

   The multiple faces of work and its role as an enhancer or a threat to rural territories social cohesion