Sustainable rural development in Ukraine: Legal aspect

  • Inna Kulchii Ukrainian
Keywords: sustainable development; rural development; diversification; non-farm rural activities; rural tourism; public-private partnership.


Sustainable rural development involves the attainment of a balanced development of the economic, ecological and social spheres within a community. For this purpose, the state agrarian policy should be aimed at achieving three goals: 1) food security of the state; 2) solving of social and environmental problems in rural areas; and, 3) the transformation of the agrarian sector into a highly effective, competitive domestic and foreign market economy sector of the state. Therefore, the purpose of the article is to study the legal framework for the sustainable rural development of Ukraine by analyzing the state agricultural policy in this area.

How to Cite
Kulchii, I. (2018). Sustainable rural development in Ukraine: Legal aspect. Future of Food: Journal on Food, Agriculture and Society, 6(2), 29-40. Retrieved from