As a Community Initiative by the European Commission since 1991, the LEADER local development approach has been shaping the future development by providing rural communities (and also in urban and coastal areas) in the EU with a method for involving local partners.
Referred to as “Community-Led Local Development” (CLLD) and under this multi-fund context, remains a mandatory part of the Rural Development Programmes.
Waste is a commodity of value, many useful products can be recycled, recovered and reused from waste.
Waste products sorted into different bins is necessary to start the process. Sustainable Waste Management is good for the planet and provides jobs with security.
INCLUSION THROUGH EDUCATION
LEADER (“Liaison Entre Actions de Développement de l’Économie Rurale”, meaning ‘Links between the rural economy and development actions‘ is a local development method which allows local actors to develop an area by using its endogenous development potential.
Securing the latest renewable energy and clean water technologies from the local environment is an essential goal.
Permaculture design is based on ethics and ecological principles. Permaculture is about re-foresting, reclaiming and rebuilding the soil, growing food where people are, sequestering CO2 to balance the biosphere, creating regenerative culture and planetary healing. It’s an education for self-reliance.
Eurythmy is an expressive movement primarily art performance used in education with therapeutic purposes.
The 80’s band Eurythmics personified expressive musical art performance, “Playing With My Heart” of Eurythmy.
Improving socio-economic development prospects for children within disadvantaged groups like Roma communities via capacity building and social inclusion support to parents and families.
Ergo Network for European Roma
There are many cases where we see lack of understanding and respect between Roma and non-Roma, leading to widespread stigmatization and hatred. An estimated 10 million Roma live in Europe.
Many of them are not treated as equal citizens in their countries due to widespread discrimination. Roma suffer from low employment, low education levels, housing problems and health care issues.