A project that aims to connect people with their local environment, food production and with each other.
Projects & Practice
Setting up and expanding modular containers as workspaces where people from vulnerable groups in Lithuania carry out manual work, gaining an income and valuable social connection.
Slow Trips unites partners from six EU Member States to communicate and market innovative tourism products characterised by sustainability and participation and to attract new target groups of tourists who are dissatisfied with superficial sightseeing.
A young entrepreneur received LEADER support to buy modern veterinary equipment that enabled her to provide farmers and pet owners with high-quality services.
A transnational cooperation project to promote DIY solutions for renewable energy production in rural communities.
A female entrepreneur used Rural Development Programme (RDP) support for young farmers to grow her business of producing herbs and container ornamental plants.
Using RDP support to acquire new equipment for a small town's public kitchen.
Adjustments to water management and remedial measures help to preserve protected areas and conserve the landscape of the Western Langstraat.
An agricultural company used EAFRD funding to strengthen its production of green asparagus and increase its share of the national and European market.
De Putter is an example of how small communities that are facing a declining level of services can improve their livelihood and promote social cohesion.