Identifying village tourism experiences that have resulted in successful practices to share and replicate them in other territories.
Projects & Practice
The “Living on the Edge” route comprises of 21 different sites presenting the nature, culture and history of South-Estonia using the yellow frame, the iconic symbol of “National Geographic”.
Protecting cultural and architecture heritage while creating a new tourism attraction.
A dairy company used EAFRD to finance its investment on the production of probiotic fermented products of top quality and high nutritional value (kefir).
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.
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.
Local farmers and agro-processors came together to carry out this research project to test and develop a niche product.
Supporting integration initiatives for residents of the Miselerland area
A small essential oils company used EAFRD funds to add organic rose oil to its product range by investing into distillery equipment.