HighwaySavo is a joint communications project of Local Action Groups in Northern Savo. The aim of the project is to promote regionally and locally European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development.
The Local Action Groups (LAGs) develop rural areas by funding local projects in the common interest and supporting local enterprises. Funding comes from The European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EARFD), national government and local municipalities. Also private funding is needed. There are three LAGs in Northern Savo: LAG Mansikka, LAG Kalakukko and LAG Ylä-Savon Veturi.
How do young entrepreneurs feel about entrepreneurship in Pohjois-Savo? Entrepreneurs Eemil Pakarinen, Emmi Purhonen and Vilho Klaavo will tell.
A good life means also easily accessible hobbies near home. Hobbies can also give you new friends, even create future occupation dreams or just gives safe and nice place to hang out with friends. In videos our youngsters tell, what their hobby means to them.
The Countryside Magazines
The countryside magazine inspires and gives examples of developing rural areas in Pohjois-Savo.
Southern Konnevesi National Park offers unforgettable nature experinces and different kind of services from food to canoe renting and lake cruises for international visitors. The National Park and its services have been developed and funded by the EAFRD through ELY Centres in Northern Savo and Central Finland.
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A countryside magazine of Local Action Groups and ELY Centre in Northern Savo
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