A community project in which young people actively participated in shaping their environment and strengthened the cohesion of their community.
Projects & Practice
A project that supports the integration of young immigrants into Swedish society and which is organised by young immigrants themselves.
Reducing the cost of renovation works for households lacking essential energy services by bringing together local resources, including people’s skills and time. Winning initiative of the 2019 Rural Inspiration Awards in the 'Social Inclusion' category.
Young people from Finland and Scotland came together to create a Youth manifesto outlining ways in which local actors can engage young people in their activities
Turning an abandoned park area and its gardens into a community hub to create opportunities for social interaction, training and employment.
SILTA supports entrepreneurship among young people by providing a cooperative structure through which they can grow their business ideas and receive training, mentoring and peer support.
A LEADER measure grant helped purchase film and photography equipment and training for a rural arts festival community project.
This project created free outdoor recreational infrastructure for a range of age groups and motivated them to take up physical activity through workshops and presentations.
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.
A bottom-up project that mobilised the inhabitants of a small town to create their own development plan.