CARERA Project


This is the official CARERA website. On this site you will find the latest CARERA information and papers ready to download, as well as ways to contact the people behind CARERA and links to other sources of CARERA-related information. 

The project acronym "CARERA" stands for "The Impacts of CAP Reform on the Employment Levels in Rural Areas" (Contract No 022653). 
What is CARERA?
CARERA is a specific Targeted Research Project within the Action Line
"Sustainable Management of Europe’s Natural Resources" (Priority 8.1-B.1.1) of the 6th Framework Programme of the European Commission.

CARERA - beginning March 2006 - unites 24 academic and industrial researchers from 7 countries for a period of two years to achieve its main objective to determine the impacts of CAP reform on the employment level in rural areas.

  Project Summary (March, 2006)

Scientific Coordinator: Prof. Konstadinos Mattas, e-mail:


Scientific Officer (European Commission Project Officer): Lucas Janssen
European Commission, DG Research, E3, SDME, 8/84 B-1049, Brussels, e-mail:



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