In th eframework of “Sustainable entrepreneurship in countryside” project, Heli and Hanna from Finland visited VildiVilla. They arrived on 26th of February.
VildiVilla – a handicraft studio and cafe – is located 25 km from Tallinn. First, we had lunch. We make pizzas in stone oven, using local raw materials and graham flour. We also make baked goods. Next, we had ceramic workshop. Heli and Hanna made beautiful cups and platters.
In the morning of 27th of February we went to Tallinn for sightseeing and shopping in handicraft shops.
In 28th of February, we visited local wool factory Aade lõng and Aruküla Free Waldorf school. Then, we went back to VildiVilla and had a felting workshop, making felted flower brooch.
We made plans to visit Heli and Hanna in Finland, when there is fair in Klamila in the summer.
This study visit took place in Cávado territory in the north-west of Portugal for 8 to 12 April 2019, was one of the activities of this transnational cooperation project supported under Action 10.3 – Cooperative Activities of the PDR2020 LAGs, whose objective is to disseminate principles and good practices implemented in sustainable tourism initiatives and projects, and to allow the exchange of experiences among entrepreneurs, technicians and other local actors in the various territories involved, which includes 8 Local Action Groups from four countries (Portugal, Estonia, Latvia and Slovenia).
2016. gadā šajā plānošanas periodā tika uzsākts pirmais LEADER sadarbības projekts “Ilgtspējīga uzņēmējdarbība laukos”, kurā ar vienotu vīziju par attīstītiem, konkurētspējīgiem un starptautiskai sadarbībai atvērtiem lauku uzņēmējiem, apvienojās astoņas vietējās rīcības grupas no trijām valstīm – Igaunijas (Arenduskoda, East Harju un Green Riverland), Somijas (Linnaseutu, Pirkan Helmi un Sepra) un Latvijas (Lauku partnerība “Lielupe” un Liepājas rajona partnerība).