EAFRD funds contributed to the implementation of a nationwide programme that raises awareness among school children about sustainable food production.
Projects & Practice
A novel approach to promoting ridesharing through awareness-raising and product development actions involving school students.
River management plan helps Finnish farmers improve aquatic ecosystems
A Local Action Group (LAG) in Central Finland created a new network and the enabling conditions for young people to plan and implement their own local development ideas.
An example of innovative youth work to support young people to plan and implement their own local development ideas.
Promoting family care services for the elderly in sparsely populated regions in Lapland and Koillismaa.
The project aim was for the Lauhanvuori-Hämeenkangas region to reach UNESCO Global Geopark status and this was achieved in summer 2020. Through project activities regional municipalities, Metsähallitus, Natural Resources Institute Finland, companies, associations, educational institutions and individual residents have worked together to develop the region and to construct a sustainable nature tourism destination.