The CCRI plays an important role in shaping rural development policy
and practice in the UK, Europe and further afield

About the CCRI

CCRI – one of the largest specialist rural research centre in the UK

Rural England: Local Perspectives on Community and Economy

A new project in conjunction with the University of Newcastle on rural community development.


Find a member of staff

Countryside and Community Research Institute research projects

Research Projects

See the research projects that the CCRI is currently working on

COVID-19 and Food Systems: interactive database

Access our growing resource on COVID-19 and food systems.

ESRC Wales Doctoral Training Partnership

The CCRI is part of a Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) led by Cardiff University