“Rural development by integrated forest and water resource management in South-East-Europe (LEIWW)”

The overall aim of the project is to strengthen regional capacities for rural development and natural resources management in Southeast Europe.

Approach: The project contributes to the improvement of technical, methodological and implementation competencies for the management of natural resources and for the use of their economic potential in rural areas.

  • Improving coordination among the environment, forestry, water sectors and rural development/agriculture
  • Integrating environmental objectives in rural development and agriculture policies
  • Planning and implementing measures for rural economic development and natural resource management in cross-border regions