A dairy cooperative used LEADER support to set up a biorefinery plant for recovering energy from whey.
Projects & Practice
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.
Communities coming together to collaboratively develop locally suited, innovative actions to mitigate climate change in rural Finland.
A transnational cooperation project to promote DIY solutions for renewable energy production in rural communities.
An initiative to sensitise companies in the Northern Eifel region to the problem of management succession at an early stage.
Supporting co-operation and knowledge sharing to tackle eutrophication in a vulnerable lake system.
A small, remote rural community of around 1 300 inhabitants in Finland launched a Digi-Hub for the elderly.
Five districts in the north of Hesse joined forces to provide fast internet access in a region where no privately financed investment was covering the existing digital divide.
In order to take advantage of the enormous potential of outdoor tourism, fostering cooperation and networking among the local actors is essential.