Agri-food incubator helps diversify rural economy and add value to farm products.
Projects & Practice
CAP-funded capacity building project helps bridge the digital divide in rural France.
Setting up a toy museum in a small island village to provide children with access to cultural activities and to stimulate the local economy.
Connecting local know-how and artistic creativity to promote wine production in three rural regions.
A voluntary rescue team used LEADER support to obtain equipment to enable the volunteers to increase the range of incidents they can respond to, as well as to raise awareness among the local population about volunteering.
This project solved problems of mobility and access to public services in an isolated territory by providing a non-polluting vehicle at an affordable cost, while encouraging carpooling and strengthening social ties.
A young unemployed resident of a poor rural area used support from the LEADER measure to create a business that provides a renewable energy source (firewood).
The ACCESS’R project aimed at collecting and disseminating ideas on how to develop new services for people living in rural areas.
Communities in Romania, Flanders (Belgium) and Scotland worked collectively to create a model for community-led sustainable tourism development.
In response to increasing demand for wood fuel, a wood processing company in Greece, used support from the LEADER measure to set up a new pellet production line.