In order to take advantage of the enormous potential of outdoor tourism, fostering cooperation and networking among the local actors is essential.
Projects & Practice
A LEADER project used artistic creations to increase the attractiveness of a remote rural area and stimulate economic activity.
In order to maintain the traditional activity of extensive sheep and cattle grazing, the government of Andalusia created a pilot training programme on pastoralism for those that wanted to pursue a new career.
LEADER support for an arts in education project that promotes gender quality among school children in rural areas.
A project that supports generational renewal by promoting employment opportunities in the rural areas of Catalonia.
Establishing a network of local integration actors between partner regions and offering them an opportunity to exchange knowledge and experiences.
Using digital technologies to re-establish the connection between young people and forests.
An inter-territorial cooperation project aimed at countering the declining trend in the number of overnight tourists in the South Funen Archipelago harbors.
A transnational cooperation project on converting abandoned parish houses to accommodate tourists.
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.