Completed projects

Project name: Project value: Duration of the project: Program: LAG position
Rural SKILLS 126.155,00 EUR October 15th 2017 – June 14th 2019 ERASMUS+; KA2 partner
SUBMEASURE 19.1. OF THE RURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME OF THE REPUBLIC OF CROATIA 2014.-2020. 371.846,30 kn 2015-2020 Rural development programme of the Republic of Croatia 2014-2020 holder
IPARD PROGRAMME MEASURE 202 536.073,87 kn July 18th 2013 – July 18th 2015. IPARD holder
AAA LEADER – Role of local action groups in rural development Leader applicant
MY PLACE IN THE COMMUNITY My place in the community applicant

Rural SKILLS

LAG Međimurski doli i bregi is one of the partners on the project Rural Skills, funded by the ERASMUS+ program; Key Activity KA2 Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices. The project is worth EUR 126,155.00 and started with implementation on October 15th, 2017. The project duration is 20 months.

The leading partner of the project is the LAG MontagnAppennino from Italy, and the other partners are the Alto Tamega Region Development Agency from Portugal, the Raia Nordestina Development Agency from Portugal, the LAG Zied Zeme from Latvia, the LAG Vlaamse Ardennen from Belgium and the Institute for Reconstruction and the Environment from Spain.

The main objective of the project are:

  • to create a transnational network of European LAGs to share ideas, practices and methods,
  • to widen knowledge and learning methods about sustainable rural development
  • to improve educational and training methodologies for rural development operators
  • to reintroduce the importance of transnational cooperation among LAGs and rural development organizations
  • to meet the needs and challenges addressed in the strategies of the LEADER areas
  • to develop new visions and new dimensions will support and promote new ways of working.

As a part of the project, a participation in five study visits and workshops in partner countries is planned, as well as organization of a study visit to Croatia in November 2018.

SUBMEASURE 19.1. OF THE RURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME OF THE REPUBLIC OF CROATIA 2014-2020

The Measure 202 of the IPARD Programme ended on July 18th 2015, and after that LAG The Valleys and Hills of Medjimurje started carrying out the Submeasure 19.1. of the Rural Development Programme of the Republic of Croatia 2014-2020. A financial support in an ammount of 371.846,30 HRK was approved on September 17th 2015. This submeasure will be carried out until the new Submeasure 19.2., which will be used to finance operations under the CLLD strategy, is approved.

IPARD PROGRAMME MEASURE 202

This measure was used from July 18th 2013 to July 18th 2015. The financial support amounted to 536.073,87 HRK, and was used for new marketing materials and for employers, volounteers and LAG members education. They also participated at seminars, workshops, meetings and study visits with a common goal to strengthen their capacities and to support the sustainable rural development through LEADER principles.

LAG AS A PROJECT PARTNER OR AN ASSOCIATE

  • AAA LEADER – Role of local action groups in rural development

A project financed from Alps Adriatic Aliance. An applicant was LAG Podravina, with partners from Croatia, Slovenia, Austria and Hungary including LAG The Valleys and Hills of Medjimurje.

  • MY PLACE IN THE COMMUNITY

A project financed by The National Foundation for Civil Society Development. An applicant was Zora Association, and the partners were K-zona, The Center for Sustainable Development, LAG The Valleys and Hills of Medjimurje, MURID, Domino, Hollaback! Croatia, The Dalmatian Council of Solidarity and Youth Association ”The Young in the EU”.