Goal of Rural Development Project in Lagodekhi
CARE (Co-operative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere, Inc.) is implementing EU-funded rural development project (RDP), which is the continuation of ENPARD participatory Rural Development Project (second phase). The goal of the project is to facilitate and develop bottom-up approach of rural development that will support social-economic development in Lagodekhi municipality.More
Goals of LEADER Approach
LEADER represents a new approach within EU rural development. This is a method of mobilizing and delivering rural development in local rural communities. It makes difference to the everyday life of those residing in rural areas, and can play its role in encouraging response to rural challenges and finding new ways for solution.More
The Local Action Group (LAG) in Lagodekhi is an independent platform to stimulate the local development of Lagodekhi. It is part of the LEADER model used in the EU to stimulate rural development and is being adapted to Georgia.More
Grant competition is an essential part of the project. It supports the initiatives from different sectors, such as commercial, agricultural, social, social infrastructure, tourism and culture. All the initiatives are in accordance with the existing local development strategy.