A project that has ensured the conservation and reuse of traditional farm buildings across Ireland.
Projects & Practice
Revitalising a declining rural community by developing a sustainable ecovillage through learning and networking.
The project was aimed at revitalising small villages that were suffering from depopulation by promoting rural tourism and affirming the cultural identity of the population.
Support from the Swedish Rural Development Programme helped improve accessibility for visitors in a restored municipal nature reserve.
Refurbishment of a mountain path to stimulate economic activity and thus contribute to the revitalisation of the neighbouring rural areas.
Piloting a tool that helps assess the impact potential and necessary points of improvement of LEADER projects, already during the project’s application phase.
A sports club used RDP support to renovate its facilities and offer a space that contributes to the integration of immigrants in the local society.
An infrastructure investment to solve the problem of waste water treatment in a sparsely populated rural municipality.
A project that supports the integration of young immigrants into Swedish society and is organised by young immigrants themselves.
A LEADER measure grant helped purchase film and photography equipment and training for a rural arts festival community project.