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Can We Still Only Think ‘Rural’? Bridging the rural–urban divide for rural transformation in a globalized world

GovInn’s Director Bruno Losch published the article “Can We Still Only Think ‘Rural’? Bridging the rural–urban divide for rural transformation in a globalized world” in the journal Development.

The international debate on structural change remains focused on sector–based approaches. The discussion on rural transformation is most often limited by the same long-standing bias. In order to answer the major challenges of their demographic and economic transition, many developing countries need to address their new rural-urban dynamics and to adopt territorial-based development strategies.

 

Read the article here: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1057/s41301-016-0015-3