Rural Development Programme support was used to improve the accessibility and educational function of a UNESCO-listed Natural Park in Madeira, Portugal.
Projects & Practice
The construction of two small water basins that minimise the risk of floods and offer a habitat that promotes biodiversity.
Restoration of a deteriorating forest road and the construction of a wooden lookout tower in order to protect 1500 ha of forest from forest fires.
An afforestation project to protect the largest body of freshwater in Guadeloupe and improve the biodiversity in the surrounding area.
The construction of a treetop path that enhances visitors’ experience in one of the oldest oak forests in Europe.
A LEADER project used artistic creations to increase the attractiveness of a remote rural area and stimulate economic activity.
Visualising how today’s archeological sites and antique remains looked in ancient times using a smartphone application.
LEADER support helped establish a web school for local businesses providing them with the tools to better organise their work and market their services and products.