Projects & Practice
Using Rural Development Programme (RDP) support to set up modern poplar plantations in response to the increasing demand from industry for high quality raw materials
The construction of two small water basins that minimise the risk of floods and offer a habitat that promotes biodiversity.
Restoration of a meadow irrigation ditch to revive a multi-centennial tradition that existed throughout Europe and over time has produced meadows of outstanding flora.
Using RDP support to acquire new equipment for a small town's public kitchen.
Building a reservoir to catch runoff water and provide protection against floods in a vulnerable area.
A farmer in a Less Favoured Area turned to organic agriculture and began growing ancient varieties of cereals. He has achieved sustainability through niche, quality production.
An example of an initiative promoting energy efficiency that addresses climate change through targeted actions at grassroots level.
An example of how afforestation allows for the development and maintenance of farm lands where crop cultivation is almost impossible.