This case study illustrates how LEADER can respond to local development needs.
Projects & Practice
Developing a new and practical system to manage pig manure more efficiently, as a means to significantly reduce NH3 emissions and produce green energy.
Building a reservoir to catch runoff water and provide protection against floods in a vulnerable area.
A sports club used RDP support to renovate its facilities and offer a space that contributes to the integration of immigrants in the local society.
An educational institution for farmers in Austria used RDP support to develop a training programme using digital, web-based technologies and applications.
A project that supports the integration of young immigrants into Swedish society and is organised by young immigrants themselves.
Promoting the sustainable management of small, privately owned forests. This is the winning initiative of the 2019 Rural Inspiration Awards in the 'LEADER' category.
A successful pilot project to improve animal welfare conditions and slurry management in a pig and poultry farm in north-east Bohemia.
The project considered built heritage as a development lever for a rural area and relied upon the younger generation to raise awareness about it and to take care of it in the longer term.
The challenge of increasing food production without harming the environment might be solved through innovative production techniques, such as aquaponics.