A dairy farm in Wallonia invested in renewable energy production from manure and produced milk using a more environmental friendly process.
Projects & Practice
The project considered built heritage as a development lever for a rural area and relied upon the younger generation to raise awareness about it and to take care of it in the longer term.
A LEADER project that aims to educate and support the local population, especially young people, to improve the biodiversity in the villages of the area.
The challenge of increasing food production without harming the environment might be solved through innovative production techniques, such as aquaponics.
LEADER support for an arts in education project that promotes gender quality among school children in rural areas.
A start-up business in Finland used RDP financing to carry out a feasibility study which helped lower the risks in upscaling their production capacity of biocomposites.
A project that supports generational renewal by promoting employment opportunities in the rural areas of Catalonia.
A small family farm in a traditional winemaking area of Croatia used RDP support to purchase new machinery and equipment for wine producing.
Using digital technologies to re-establish the connection between young people and forests.
Upgrading the production capacity of a farm by investing into building new greenhouses and setting up an irrigation system.