In order to contribute more effectively to combating climate change, a Romanian LAG included energy adaptation and mitigation projects in its local development strategy. This case study looks at the role of LEADER in promoting renewable energies and energy efficiency.
Projects & Practice
Using LEADER support to set up an electric car sharing scheme in a rural community.
A new culinary concept for a restaurant which gives diners a clear view of the farm’s cattle barn helping them discover the linkages between food and farming.
The ‘Terroir Moselle wine and architecture route’ is a ‘preparatory’ cooperation project gathering six LEADER areas, five wine growing areas from four regions and three countries.
RDP support financed a series of restoration and basic works on a historic monument church in rural Romania.
An initiative to sensitise companies in the Northern Eifel region to the problem of management succession at an early stage.
A LEADER project that aims to educate and support the local population, especially young people, to improve the biodiversity in the villages of the area.
Visualising how today’s archeological sites and antique remains looked in ancient times using a smartphone application.
A small commune in Romania used EAFRD support to restore and promote its local landmark: a botanical garden, and design a training programme on environmental aspects for young farmers.