Reintroducing the traditional practice of controlled forest burning, as means to promote biodiversity and create new business opportunities in the forestry sector.
Projects & Practice
A livestock farmer received training and undertook a consultation to find out how to improve animal welfare on his farm.
A project to help keep elderly people living at home safe and happy.
A dairy company used RDP support to build a new wing on its factory in order to increase its production capacity. This investment strengthened the local supply chains and helps prevent the abandonment of the farming activity in the area.
An intervention supporting the sustainable management of forest resources, leading to improved economic performance.
A small, remote rural community of around 1 300 inhabitants in Finland launched a Digi-Hub for the elderly.
Protecting and promoting traditional vegetables can lead to increased incomes for farmers and environmental benefits for society.
A marketing project to promote the high-quality Finnish oats to the international market and increase the income of small farms.
Using digital technologies to re-establish the connection between young people and forests.
A community broadband initiative delivered fast broadband access to hundreds of residents in a sparsely populated region of Kuhmo in eastern Finland.