We carried out an evaluation of the advisory services of the rural development programme for the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry in 2016-2019. According to the evaluation, the advisory services have benefited farmers, in particular in dealing with practical problems, adhering to support conditions, farming planning and planning the future of the farm. The popularity … Continue reading Neuvo2020 farm advisory benefits farmers
According to MDI’s C23 population projection, the population generally and working-age population growth in particular, will increasingly be concentrated to the employment ‘hot spots’ of large cities. Every second province will however have a growing centre. According to the forecast, 12 of the 23 central cities will grow and 11 will decline in population terms … Continue reading C23 regional centres’ population projection 2040: half of all provinces have a growing centre
MDI designed and arranged Show your impact! -training for Leader and Project Operators in Southeast Finland in Kotka 10.5.2019. The topic of the training was impact assessment tools and how to conduct impact communication in a participatory way.
The effectiveness of the Rural Development Programme was celebrated in South Ostrobothnia at the OmaSP Stadium in Seinäjoki on 7 May 2015. The All-Time Rural Festival gathered together entrepreneurs, rural developers, farm entrepreneurs and stakeholders to hear about the achievements of the current programming period. Mika Soininen, Director of ELY Centre in Southern Ostrobothnia, opened … Continue reading The results of rural development projects were celebrated in South Ostrobothnia
MDI and Luke (Natural Resources Institute Finland) support ELY centres in the Finnish Lake District (South Savo, North Savo, North Karelia, Southeast Finland and Central Finland). The programme contributes to the content of the next programming period for national and regional rural development programmes, bringing together existing knowledge and developing objectives and concrete measures relating … Continue reading MDI supports the preparation of water and climate programme of Finnish Lake District