A Local Action Group (LAG) helps coordinate the climate and energy strategies of its municipalities.
Projects & Practice
An example of an initiative promoting energy efficiency that addresses climate change through targeted actions at grassroots level.
Development of an online platform and an app that allows beekeepers to more efficiently maintain their intervention records and exchange know-how.
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 construction of a water reservoir helped combat the more frequent extreme weather events such as heavy rainfall and forest fires due to climate change.
Information and promotion activities on direct marketing by the Slovak National Rural Network.
LEADER support was used to exploit the potential of using large quantities of waste wood from landscape management as a renewable energy source.
A group of farmers in Latvia used EAFRD support to set up a mobile slaughterhouse for common use. The investment enabled farmers to respond to the increasing demand for certified slaughterhouse services at a competitive price.
The project supported the area of Chimay to promote 'green tourism' and boost local development by fostering cooperation among local stakeholders.