Mission and Scope

The Association of Rural Planning was established in 1982 as a place for educators, researchers, government officials, engineers, and local residents to meet and inspire each other to create an energetic and attractive rural society while realizing a rich and beautiful rural environment. Through its members, who are specialized in various fields such as the social sciences, economics, architecture, civil engineering, landscape architecture (green space), geography, and environmental science communication, the association is involved in various activities; it not only conducts academic research but also investigates and hosts research seminars committed to rural improvement policies.