PREPARE - Partnership for Rural Europe


European Rural Parliament

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The core of PREPARE's book titled COMMUNITY SPIRIT WINS - How Civil Society Sustains Rural Europe are thirty interviews with pioneers, key players and supporters of PREPARE as well as current and future partners that show a remarkable level of collective intelligence and compassion for a living countryside in and beyond Europe. The book also includes some reflections at the end of each chapter from the editors, Michael Dower and Hannes Lorenzen, as well as a timeline of PREPARE key activities and events and a presentation of all national networks of PREPARE. Description of the book is available here. For further information how to order the book, please contact PREPARE Coordinator, at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  or visit website:

Rural Parliaments - Emerging participative democracy 
(edited by: Goran Šoster and Vanessa Halhead, 2011)

PREPARE-Partnership for Rural Europe (brochure)