Laura Dalmau Pol
is the Deputy Director General of Rural Planning at the Department of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Food of the Generalitat de Catalunya since 2008, where she coordinates and plans execution and monitoring of the Rural Development Program (Programa de Desarrollo Rural, PDR) of Catalonia 2014 – 2020.
Previously, between 2006 and 2007, she was in charge of the Rural Development Program (PDR), coordinating the redaction, negotiation and implementation of the Rural Development Program (PDR) of Catalonia 2007 – 2013, and promoting the global operation contract.
Among the measures of the Rural Development Program under its responsibility for management, stand out the improvement of agricultural competitiveness, the incorporation of young farmers, the agricultural and environmental measures and organic farming, and the measures associated to Leader methodology.
She has a degree of Agricultural Engineer from the University of Lleida (1996) and an Agricultural Technical Engineer degree from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (1994). Through her professional experience, she become specialized in Rural Development.