Effectiveness of the regional and local rural development plans 2007–2013

Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry

MDI carried out a study on the implementation and effectiveness of the rural development plans of 15 Centres for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment (ELY centres) and 55 local action groups (LAGs). The study also contributed recommendations for further developing both qualitative and quantitative indicators. MDI acted as the lead partner in the consortium that consisted of Avaintaito Osuuskunta Suomi, Ruralia Institute at the University of Helsinki and Spatia at the University of Eastern Finland.