Friday 15th December 2006


Theme 1 : Sustainable Communities

9.30 - 11.00am 1st session, Grand Coude

Workshop 1
Self-sufficient energy production
origins of rural villages
Workshop 2
Energy from agricultural sources

12 - 14pm
Traditional creole lunch in Grand Coude

Territorial intelligence and Territorial marketing

2.30 - 4.30pm : 2nd session, Auditorium Saint-Joseph School of Music and Dance
- Reinventing an economy of the earth, prospects for agricultural production of non-food crops
- The role of cultural experiences in the consolidation of the rural community and prospects for a heritage economy

4.30 - 5pm
Tea / coffee break

5 - 6pm
Round table discussion
The image of country folk portrayed by the media



Three topics are proposed for the next European Rural University, which will take place on 7th, 8th and 9th September 2010 in Saint-Joseph :

- Europe at the service of the rural community and its inhabitants,
- Rural professions for women,
- Culture : between heritage and innovation.

16 November 2009