A bottom-up project that mobilised the inhabitants of a small town to create their own development plan.
Projects & Practice
A small, remote rural community of around 1 300 inhabitants in Finland launched a Digi-Hub for the elderly.
A small community invested in creating a multifunctional sports field to stimulate growth and increase the attractiveness of the area.
An environmental NGO implemented a project to preserve and maintain an old clay pit that provides shelter to a number of rare and endangered species.
At a time when news reporting is often controlled by a few, large media channels, a LEADER project gave voice to small local communities.
A LEADER project used artistic creations to increase the attractiveness of a remote rural area and stimulate economic activity.
The project aimed to develop local participatory activities within the Natura 2000 sites of Andalusia.
A cooperation project to promote the consumption of locally produced beef and create economic and environmental benefits.
A bakery company producing high quality traditional bakery products used support from the rural development programme to modernise and expand its production capacity.
Implementing a result-based nature conservation measure for species and habitat protection as to allow more flexibility for farmers in choosing and implementing management activities suitable to their land.