How do I stay in contact with GFRAS?

There are two ways:

a) You can subscribe to the GFRAS Update. This electronic newsletter will inform you 4-5 times a year about the latest news in the field of rural advisory services.

b) You can sign up on this website and get access to all its interactive features. Registered affiliates get the GFRAS Update and special additional mailings informing them about new content and features on

How do I sign up on

You click the sign up link and fill out the form. All fields with an asterisk are mandatory. Once you have registered you can give more details about yourself and your expertise in your user profile. After submitting the form you will receive a confirmation email from GFRAS that contains a link. Please click on this link to activate your account.

I cannot read the security code.

Please refresh your screen and try again. Check if you have entered the full URL: (only may cause problems). If you still have difficulties please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will register you.

What is a security code?

The letters that appear in the image on the sign up form are a security code (also known as CAPTCHA) that helps us ensure only real people (and not annoying automated spammers) sign up and create accounts. Because computers are unable to read the security code, a user entering a correct code must be a real person.

I did not receive a confirmation email.

Please check in your spam or junk email folder. In case you can't find it there please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will resend the email.

How do I access my user profile?

After login the user menu becomes visible. It's the yellow menu situated on the very top of the window. The second navigation point says "Your account". Clicking it you can either view or edit your profile.

I can’t remember my username and/or password.

Click on the login button in the top right corner without filling out the fields for username and password. You will be presented with an error page that contains a more detailed login form. At the bottom there's a link for retrieving your username and/or password.

 I cannot login. After clicking the login button nothing happens.

Make sure that you have entereded the complete address of the website. If you type only the login will not work properly.