The European Commission published its Long-Term Vision for Rural Areas on 30th June 2021. Announced in September 2019 by the President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen, the Vision is the new flagship communication to address the different challenges faced by rural areas and set objectives for their development by 2040. Euromontana got involved in the design of the Vision for more than one year to bring the voice of mountain communities.
This article details the content of the Long-Term Vision for Rural Areas and its implications for mountain territories. Read the article (for members only).1 July 2021