Starting with December 1, 2013 we have opened the call for papers for the 6th edition of the International Conference Rural Space and Local Development (RSLD 2014), on Peripheral Rural Areas between Certain Existence and Uncertain Development, on July 23-27, 2014 in Cluj-Napoca, ROMANIA.

The event is organized and hosted by the Centre for Research on Settlements and Urbanism, Department of Human Geography and Tourism, Faculty of Geography, Babeş-Bolyai University in Cluj-Napoca.

We are therefore inviting representatives of the academic field, public admistration, corporations and all those interested in the study, management and development of rural areas to take the oportunity and join us at this scientific event in July 2014.

At the same time, starting with december 1, 2013 the first call for papers is open and the early registration is available for all interested. For more details regarding the subjects proposed for debate, deadlines and stages of registration, please check the Invitation to the conference below. For a better visualization of the invitation, please download the file first.

Invitation and Call for Papers

6th International Conference on Rural Space and Local Development, July 23-27, 2014, Cluj-Napoca, ROMANIA

RSLD 2014 - videoclip

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Contact person: Diana-Elena ALEXANDRU.