Access To Land
Preserving land

Land is an essential, finite resource. Let’s preserve it from urban development and ensure that farming practices contribute to protect the quality of the soil, water and ecosystems.

Securing land for agroecology

Current land markets and policies come together to favour agro-industrial forms of farming and fuel land concentration. How can we secure land to ensure the development of agroecology in Europe?

Supporting a new generation

Within 10 years, half European farmers will retire. Currently, many retirements lead to farm closure and land concentration. How to facilitate farm succession and the entry of newcomers into farming?

Managing land as commons

Mobilising communities to ensure that farmland is used and managed in a way that fulfils its essential contribution to food production, ecosystems and human life.


Land Innovations for Rural Regeneration and Generational Renewal in Europe

The RURALIZATION project brings a multi-actor and multi-disciplinary perspective on innovations and good practices to trigger rural regeneration and generational renewal in Europe. In 2020, RURALIZATION documented 64 innovative land practices, looking at ways that a variety of actors work towards preserving farmland and increasing access, particularly for new entrants interested in agroecological farming.

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Policy Report : Roots of Resilience

On 25 February 2021, the Nyéléni Europe Food Sovereignty Movement launches a policy report which makes a number of recommendations for how agroecology and democratic land control can take root in Europe.

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Webinar : How CAP, Farm to Fork, and land policies can support an agroecological transition in Europe

Launch of a new report on land policy in Europe

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