This ENRD workshop explored the causes for both ‘risk averse’ and ‘opportunity seeking’ attitudes towards local innovation and sought to identify the factors which would contribute to enhancing LEADER innovation.
Past events: LEADER Innovation
This ENRD workshop focused on the topics of Transnational Cooperation (TNC) and LEADER Innovation and explored the use of the practitioner-led approach as a networking and capacity-building tool.
The event discussed how business innovation can be used to revitalise rural areas, including EU policies and tools to support and existing practice to inspire future initiatives.
The workshop focused on the different ways in which Local Action Groups (LAGs) and other actors can strengthen and improve LEADER’s contribution to rural innovation at local, regional, national and EU levels by extending its scope, raising ambitions and reinforcing links with other rural innovation activities.
The event focused on how to make the best possible use of the Community-Led Local Development (CLLD) method supported under Rural Development (EAFRD), Fisheries (EMFF), Regional Development (ERDF) and Social (ESF) Funds.