Projects & Practice
A project to enhance the facilities on a geological site, enable new visitor-based activities and attract more visitors who will spend more time in the area.
A LEADER project used artistic creations to increase the attractiveness of a remote rural area and stimulate economic activity.
Promoting the use of a landscape feature, as it is the dry-stone constructions, to stimulate territorial development.
Support from the rural development programme for England enabled an entrepreneur to upgrade his ales brewing business.
The success story a hobby farmer with full time employment who created a world class dessert wine and now supplies Michelin restaurants both nationally and internationally.
An ecovillage was developed on Sweden’s Gotland island using EAFRD funding, providing a model for environmentally-friendly accommodation, waste water treatment, food and energy production. The site is also a template for non-consumerist approaches.
RDP support financed the design of circular cyclist trial of 146 km across the regional park Sierra Espuña. This kind of tourism promotes local development while ensuring minimum environmental impact.