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.
The northernmost LEADER-region in Estonia is Arenduskoda (Development Center) with its beautiful nature and exciting cultural heritage.
An important focus of our Sustainable Entrepreneurship project is to support entrepreneurs in finding partners abroad in Latvia annd Finland.
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.
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.
In the beginning of June 2o18, rural micro enterprises of Development Centre and Green Riverland were visited by 7 Finnish photographers.