Author: Diana Savciuc

The LEADER approach in Georgia

The LEADER  approach in Georgia has been running since 2016 and today gathers 15 Local Action Groups.  The organization that unites Georgian LAGs is the Georgian Association of Local Action Groups (GALAG).   The LEADER Network paid a visit to Georgia between August 16-20 with the aim to:  Build partnership with the omoleague Network — GALAG;  To get acquainted with the results of the activities of 3 LAGs:  Local Action Group Kazbegi  Local Action Group Tetriscaro  Local Action Group Aragvi  Learn more about the LEADER perspective in Georgia and get acquainted with the organizations that support and promote LEADER in Georgia:  People in Need Georgia  Action Against Hunger  One of the most important moments of the visit was a meeting with representatives of the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Agriculture of Georgia. At the moment, the Ministry of Georgia is developing the principles and criteria of the LEADER approach, which will be included in the LEADER program for rural development. In turn, the president of the National LEADER Network in the Republic of Moldova spoke about the processes of launching the National LEADER Program in the Republic of Moldova. The parties agreed on mutual support in the processes to promote the LEADER approach in both countries.  The visit was organized in the frame of the project “LEADER approach for rural prosperity in Moldova” project is financed by the European Union and Polish Aid, managed by Solidarity Fund PL in Moldova and National LEADER Network in the Republic of Moldova. Strategic partner — the Ministry of Agriculture, Regional Development and Environment. 

The signing of the grant agreements under the Small Grants Fund, the LEADER rural edition and LEADER + took place on April 23

The signing of the grant agreements under the Small Grants Fund, the LEADER rural edition and LEADER + took place on April 23 The event of signing financing contracts and the training session within the Small Grants Fund, the LEADER rural edition and LEADER +, took place in mid-April. Coordinated by Tomasz Horbowski, Head of…
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The EU-Moldova LEADER Conference has gathered the LAGs in the country to celebrate the results of the LEADER approach

The EU-Moldova LEADER Conference has gathered the LAGs in the country to celebrate the results of the LEADER approach Between 2 and 4 April 2019, the EU-Moldova LEADER Conference took place – the first international event of its kind, which celebrated the results of the implementation of the LEADER approach in the Republic of Moldova.…
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The National LEADER Network in the Republic of Moldova joined ELARD

The National LEADER Network in the Republic of Moldova joined ELARD On April 3, at the EU-Moldova LEADER Conference, the National LEADER Network in the Republic of Moldova submitted its application for membership of the European LEADER Association for Rural Development (ELARD). ELARD is a nonprofit international association created to help implement LEADER / CLLD…
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Ruslan Liteanschi

Ruslan Liteanschi LAG Zhemchuzhina Yuga “All roads lead to … Musait!” Every Thursday, people of Musaitu village in Taraclia district, populated mostly with Bulgarian ethnics, have a new meeting point, right in the heart of their small community – the agricultural market, recently inaugurated. Alexandru Tatu is a senior citizen and a regular trader at…
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Alexandru Moldovan

Alexandru Moldovan LAG Cismeaua Sudului “The rabbit lover ” Another tourist attraction would be the household where they grow rabbits. For this reason, but also to support the small entrepreneur’s development, the Local Action Group decided to fund through SARD the “Iujnii crolic” farm [the Southern Rabbit Farm], which belongs to Alexandru Moldovan. He intended…
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