The community centre of a small Latvian village was renovated and equipped to support soap production and training courses, thus turning the village into a tourist attraction.
Projects & Practice
The initiative reveals how various sources of funding can be used in a synergistic way to capitalise upon local resources and tackle unemployment sustainably.
LEADER funding helped the economic development of a small Polish rural village building on the local community’s rich history.
A family farm turned into free range egg production and used RDP support to set up a mobile henhouse.
A village established an amber community house to offer amber workshops and promote collaboration among amber craftsmen.