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Organizations relating to Rural

International Agricultural Exchange Association / Est. 1963
International Rural Sociology Association / East Lansing MI, USA / Est. 1976
International Catholic Rural Association / Vatican City, Vatican / Est. 1964
European Council for the Village and Small Town / Tenterden, UK / Est. 1984
South Asia Rural Reconstruction Association / Bangalore, India / Est. 1984
European Society for Rural Sociology / Ghent, Belgium / Est. 1957
African Rural and Agricultural Credit Association / Nairobi, Kenya / Est. 1977
Comité Européen de Droit Rural / Paris, France / Est. 1957
Association pour les universités rurales européennes / Vila Velha de Ródão, Portugal / Est. 1988
Asian NGO Coalition for Agrarian Reform and Rural Development / Quezon City, Philippines / Est. 1979
Latin American Rural Sociological Association / Montevideo, Uruguay / Est. 1969
Asian Rural Sociology Association / Santa Cruz, Philippines / Est. 1992
European Rural History Organisation / Est. 2010
Europäische ARGE Landenentwicklung and Dorferneuerung / St Pölten, Austria / Est. 1988
Pan African Institute for Development / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1964
European Association for Rural Development Institutions / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1965
Centre technique de coopération agricole et rurale / Est. 1983
Institut Africain pour le Développement Economique et Social - Centre Africain de Formation / Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire / Est. 1977
Regional Centre on Agrarian Reform and Rural Development for the Near East / Amman, Jordan / Est. 1983
Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture / Coronado, Costa Rica / Est. 1942
Centre on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and the Pacific / Dhaka, Bangladesh / Est. 1979
International Institute of Rural Reconstruction / New York NY, USA / Est. 1960
Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Montpellier / Montpellier, France / Est. 1962
Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania / Chania, Greece / Est. 1983
Asian Rural Institute - Rural Leaders Training Center / Nasushiobara, Japan / Est. 1973
Alliance for Rural Electrification / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2006
Southeast Asia Rural Social Leadership Institute / Cagayan de Oro, Philippines / Est. 1964
European Conference on Agriculture and Rural Development in China / Delft, Netherlands
Ruralia / Budapest, Hungary / Est. 1995
South Eastern Europe Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group / Skopje, North Macedonia / Est. 2005
Ruralter Platform / Nogent-sur-Marne, France
European Federation of Rural Tourism / Almeria, Spain / Est. 1990
Rural Tourism International - Training Network / Est. 2005
Rurality - Environment - Development / Attert, Belgium / Est. 1980
International Forum for Rural Transport and Development / Nairobi, Kenya / Est. 1992
Asian Farmers'Association for Sustainable Rural Development / Quezon City, Philippines / Est. 2002
Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific / Bangkok, Thailand / Est. 1990
Fondation internationale Olympafrica / Dakar, Senegal / Est. 1993
TechnoServe / Arlington VA, USA / Est. 1969
Caribbean Network for Integrated Rural Development / Tunapuna, Trinidad-Tobago / Est. 1988
International Rural Network / Est. 2001
West Africa Rural Foundation / Dakar, Senegal / Est. 1993
Coordinadora Latinoamericana de Organizaciones del Campo / Managua, Nicaragua
Association for European Rural Universities / Vila Velha de Ródão, Portugal / Est. 1989
Inter-State School of Hydraulic and Rural Engineering for Senior Technicians / Est. 1972
Red de Instituciones Vinculadas a la Capacitación en Economia y Politicas Agricolas en América Latina y el Caribe / Rio de Janeiro, Brazil / Est. 1993
Self Help Africa / Dublin, Ireland / Est. 2008
African Rural Development Movement / Accra, Ghana / Est. 1995
e-Agriculture / Est. 2007
Agricultural and Rural Convention / Paris, France

View all profiles (399 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

World Problems relating to Rural

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Disruptive migration of rural population to cities
Rural poverty
Lack of skilled manpower in rural areas
Unavailability of trained teachers in rural areas
Unsystematic use of powerful relationships by rural communities
Inaccessibility of health services
Prohibitive cost of necessities in rural communities
Rival claims for conservation land
Inadequate transportation facilities for rural communities
Subsistence agricultural income level in rural communities
Destruction of wilderness
Rural-urban income differential
Restricted delivery of essential services to rural communities
Limitations on capital development in rural areas
Decline in rural customs and traditions
Rural unemployment
Destruction of rural subsistence economy
Structural failure of integrated rural development
Rural underdevelopment

Action Strategies relating to Rural

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Alleviating rural poverty
Supporting rural development
Developing rural communities
Advancing integrated rural development
Conserving rural areas
Revitalizing rural subsistence economy
Destroying rural subsistence economy
Developing rural economy
Preserving rural subsistence economy
Giving priority to primary environmental care in deprived urban and rural areas
Providing extension services to support local environmental management
Networking global rural development
Improving access to fuelwood for rural women
Improving access of rural poor to credit
Developing technology with farmers
Conducting research on participatory approaches to rural development planning
Limiting options of women
Improving rural financial networks
Expanding water services for rural and low-income peri-urban areas
Educating rural adults
Improving rural living conditions to reduce migration to cities
Decentralizing management of rural development
Using local knowledge in planning agricultural industries
Cooperating for local sustainable rural development
Extending rural energy planning to villages and households

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