The aim of this interterritorial cooperation project is to mobilise and engage local communities in preserving the natural resources and biodiversity in their local area.
Projects & Practice
A project that aims to connect people with their local environment, food production and with each other.
Setting up an inter-generational cooperative, bringing generations together to help each other and share their knowledge and skills.
HofladenBOX is an online marketplace where customers can order products directly from more than 60 different farmers in the Fürth district.
A dairy cooperative used LEADER support to set up a biorefinery plant for recovering energy from whey.
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 future-proof peat meadow polder ‘Lange Weide’, is unique bottom-up initiative and the largest submerged drainage project in the Netherlands.
Adjustments to water management and remedial measures help to preserve protected areas and conserve the landscape of the Western Langstraat.
The project supported the construction of a water supply network in the village of Reka, ensuring that all inhabitants have adequate access to water.