Sustainable

Welcome to the website of cooperation projects “Sustainable Entrepreneurship In Countryside” and "Sustainable tourism in protected areas". Here you can find introductions of our regions as well as products, services and stories of our micro entrepreneurs.

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Locations

Five countries and more than ten LEADER regions – all beautiful areas for tourism and good places for business and cooperation. Click on the link below to see the regions and enterprises.

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Stories

Welcome to Lielupe! Tourism itineraries 2018.

The territory of Lielupe is situated in the southern part of Latvia in Zemgale plain combining the territories of Jelgava and Ozolnieki counties as a LEADER area.

Meet Northern Estonian people and nature – tourism itineraries in 2018!

The northernmost LEADER-region in Estonia is Arenduskoda (Development Center) with its beautiful nature and exciting cultural heritage.

Entrepreneurs

Small is beautiful. Products with a soul, services with a smile and a story. Find out about the local micro enterprises – they will certainly have something for you!

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News

Entrepreneurs are busy with exchange

An important focus of our Sustainable Entrepreneurship project is to support entrepreneurs in finding partners abroad in Latvia annd Finland.

Sunny and hot inspiration Days at Soomaa

In the sunny and hot end of May, entrepreneurs gathered at Soomaa to gain experiences and to try services and products of local micro entrepreneurs.

Study trip in Estonia

On 11.-14. April, Latvian and Finnish partners are having “Sustainable entrepreneurship in Countryside” study trip in Estonia. Altogether, there are about 20 Finnish and 20 Latvian participants.

Estonian micro entrepreneurs through the lens of Finnish photographers

In the beginning of June 2o18, rural micro enterprises of Development Centre and Green Riverland were visited by 7 Finnish photographers.

About us

LEADER cooperation project “Sustainable Entrepreneurship In Countryside” and "Sustainable tourism in protected areas" have been launched for developing of sustainable tourism and micro enterprises in countryside of local action groups in Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Portugal and Slovenia. The main goal is to engage entrepreneurs in international cooperation for developing services and sustainable tourism strategies as well as exchanging marketing know-how and creating marketing network between the regions.

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To be competitive, we have to cooperate – share experiences, know-how, ideas and also worries. Together we will find possibilities for smarter marketing, product development and sales. If you are a local micro entrepreneur from our region, join the network here!