A LEADER project used artistic creations to increase the attractiveness of a remote rural area and stimulate economic activity.
Projects & Practice
LEADER support for an arts in education project that promotes gender quality among school children in rural areas.
The creation of wetlands in the agricultural landscape can contribute in decreasing the leakage of nutrients into water bodies.
A cooperation project to promote the consumption of locally produced beef and create economic and environmental benefits.
A small family farm in a traditional winemaking area of Croatia used RDP support to purchase new machinery and equipment for wine producing.
Establishing a network of local integration actors between partner regions and offering them an opportunity to exchange knowledge and experiences.
Upgrading the production capacity of a farm by investing into building new greenhouses and setting up an irrigation system.
In response to the increasing number of tourists, a small accommodation provider used RDP support to increase the capacity of his business and set up leisure activities.
The construction of a water reservoir helped combat the more frequent extreme weather events such as heavy rainfall and forest fires due to climate change.
De Putter is an example of how small communities that are facing a declining level of services can improve their livelihood and promote social cohesion.