RurAction (“Social Entrepreneurship in Structurally Weak Rural Regions – Analysing Innovative Troubleshooters in Action”) is an integrated research and doctorate programme funded by the European Union in the Horizon 2020 Marie-Sklodowska-Curie actions Innovative Training Network.

RurAction recognizes a lack of knowledge and cross-sectoral trainings at the intersection of rural development, social innovation and social entrepreneurship research .

RurAction offers a unique opportunity to 10 Early Stage Researchers to investigate highly relevant topics about social innovations and social entrepreneurship in rural regions .

RurAction started on December 1st 2016 and will end in November 2020.

RurAction members come from ten leading research institutions and five highly experienced social enterprises . RurAction is formed by