The Project


OREN is an interactive and multi-stakeholder platform, launched in early 2022 in response to OECD "The New Rural Paradigm: Policies and Governance", and with the main objective to train agricultural entrepreneurs in an interactive in advanced managerial and business skills, by delivering a set of sustainable rural business models, simulation models and mathematical tools, accompanied by managerial courses targeted to rural players.

By acquiring targeted skills, the entrepreneurs will be able to analyze the root causes of successful business scenarios to improve their expertise and skills in understanding and modelling potential good practices.

Oren aims to provide of a better understanding of the modern rural economies, generate knowledge of successful rural business models and identify the factors that can lead to sustainable growth; provide tools (theoretical and technical) for entrepreneurship in rural areas, a database of business cases and an interactive learning framework; stimulate local economic development especially in poor and remote areas; increase the added value of those businesses and lead to job creation in rural areas and make rural businesses more sustainable and resilient to changes that hinder their development


OREN – Multi-stakeholder platform for rural entrepreneurs


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