Harnessing forest education and culture as a rural development resource.
Projects & Practice
Harnessing cultural heritage as a rural development tool in Slovakia.
CAP funds for a young farmer support rural revitalisation in the Slovenian mountains
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.
A young farmer with reduced mobility used support from the Rural Development Programme (RDP) to expand his organic lavender farm and create jobs for people with disabilities.
A farm used Rural Development Programme (RDP) support to produce horse manure pellets that can be used as an organic fertiliser as well as a source of renewable energy.
A young farmer created a new business model that combines organic farming and environmental protection with job creation and socially inclusive educational services.