A project to shorten the value chain from the farm to the consumer, to increase the availability of high-quality, local foods and to increase local business profitability.
Projects & Practice
Offering health and support services to elderly people and those in need by converting a former vicarage into a community care facility.
Supporting vulnerable people and facilitating their re-integration into society through small volunteer jobs on local farms.
A project to give a voice to rural youth, to hear and publish their stories and to make them visible in society and its decision-making process.
Modernisation and development of a small beekeeping farm in order to increase its profitability and its resilience to weather-associated risks.
Investing in extending a cycle lane to promote soft mobility in the commute to work or the school run, as well as for leisure.
Organising bicycle rallies as a means of promoting social interaction and integration.
A bottom-up project that mobilised the inhabitants of a small town to create their own development plan.
A small, remote rural community of around 1 300 inhabitants in Finland launched a Digi-Hub for the elderly.
A Local Action Group engaged local coordinators to stimulate volunteer action and engagement in grassroots initiatives.