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  • Rural Network for Northern Ireland

    Rural Network- Supporting rural development locally, nationally & across Europe

  • Countryside Agri Rural Partnership

    Countryside Agri-Rural Partnership - RDC working in partnership to improve the lives of farmers and farm family members. 

  • Rural Respecting Difference Programme

    Rural Respecting Difference Programme - working in partnership to increase awareness of diversity and difference within schools and after schools

  • Rural Youth Entrepreneurship

    Rye - RDC working in partnership to encourage Rural Youth Entrepreneurship

  • Building Relationships in Communities

    BRIC – Building Relationships in Communities  - encouraging greater social integration in Northern Ireland’s housing sector

  • Maximising Community Space

    Maximising Community Space  - Advancing Good Relations in community halls

ABOUT THE RURAL DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL

RDC, the rural development organisation for Northern Ireland, works to support and encourage integrated rural development actions that recognise and value the contribution of agriculture, rural regeneration, the environment and culture in realising its vision of 'a living, working, sustainable and shared countryside'. 

Established in 1991, RDC has a track record in rural development spanning 24 years.

RDC NEWS

Experts Wanted for European Commission Body

The European Commission is looking for experts on 'New entrants into farming'.

Boiler Replacement Scheme

Social Development Minister, Mervyn Storey MLA, has announced a cash injection of £2million to extend the BoilerReplacement Scheme for another year.

Latest Community Change funding opportunities

The new Community Change funding bulletin is out now.

Click HERE for all the latest and upcoming funding opportunities and events happening in the sector.

Bursaries available for Social Enterprise World Forum

PLEASE NOTE - Closing Date is the 16th of March 

Have you booked your place at the BIG IMPACT event

Date: 12 March 2015
Time: 9.30 am – 2.00 pm
Location: Crumlin Road Gaol
Cost: FREE

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