Assessing how policies enable or constrain the resilience of the arable crop farming system in East England, UK. An application of the Resilience Assessment Tool (ResAT)

Peter Midmore
2018 Zenodo  
The Resilience Assessment Tool (ResAT) builds on broad academic literature that has identified characteristics of resilience-enhancing policies. However, it adds a distinction between policy characteristics that enhance either robustness, adaptability or transformability. This report presents the findings from an application of the Resilience Assessment Tool in eleven case studies across Europe to assess whether and how the current configuration of EU and national policies supports or
more » ... the capacity of regional farming systems to cope with the range of novel challenges. Understanding the CAP's effects on the resilience of regional farming systems requires an analysis of the interactions between the CAP and various other policies, which occur not only within the sector, but also across sectors and jurisdictional levels.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4384486 fatcat:luo6asgezrb6tnyxz4iumiohte