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.
Developing and testing practical solutions to close material cycles in farms through better use of agricultural residues.
An example of innovative youth work to support young people to plan and implement their own local development ideas.
Using LEADER support to promote innovative water management techniques among the farming community in Flanders.
Setting up a ‘mobile social grocery’ where users will pay a low price for products, and may also choose free products, improving accessibility, reducing iscolation and giving families a more ‘human’ experience.
A social enterprise used LEADER funding to set up a stylish boutique selling quality second-hand items, supporting both reuse and the long-term unemployed.
The project focuses on improving access to agricultural land for new farmers and on adapting conventional agriculture to new agricultural systems based on the production or maintenance of biodiversity through profitable and innovative practices.
Green Care projects on family farms offer social services close to home in rural areas. They increase the quality of life for people, secure and create jobs while also helping to preserve small-scale agriculture and forestry.