An association used RDP support to turn the ‘disadvantages’ of long periods of cold and darkness in northern Sweden, into a unique selling point for tourism.
Projects & Practice
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.
Turning a subsistence family farm into a dynamic agri-business through modernization and adoption of affordable new equipment.
Sweden’s National Rural Network has set up thematic working groups to improve and encourage the role of rural stakeholders in the delivery of rural development activity.
Using RDP support to establish an agricultural holding, purchase agricultural machinery and launch a young farmer’s career .
A project that supports the integration of young immigrants into Swedish society and is organised by young immigrants themselves.
A company that produces ice-cider in northern Sweden, combined RDP support and crowdfunding to plant an apple orchard that would support its production needs.
In order to improve the economic performance of his holding, a young farmer received support to increase the cultivated land and to build an irrigated greenhouse for the production of vegetables.
This project aimed to replace old farming machinery and thus improve the productivity and economic performance of a farm holding.
At a time when news reporting is often controlled by a few, large media channels, a LEADER project gave voice to small local communities.