The initiative reveals how various sources of funding can be used in a synergistic way to capitalise upon local resources and tackle unemployment sustainably.
Projects & Practice
LEADER funding helped the economic development of a small Polish rural village building on the local community’s rich history.
Local farmers and agro-processors came together to carry out this research project to test and develop a niche product.
Supporting integration initiatives for residents of the Miselerland area
The ‘RIKK’ project aimed to develop regional, intercultural competences, for a more unified approach to many initiatives supporting better integration of immigrants.
A small Finnish start-up company developed nutritional supplements based on traditional herbs and plants from Lapland.
A village established an amber community house to offer amber workshops and promote collaboration among amber craftsmen.
The Onion Route is a network of tourism service providers and a unique cultural space in the Eastern part of Estonia.
An Estonian NRN TV-project helped change the public perception about rural life.