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ANIMAR (Portuguese Association for Local Development - Associação Portuguesa para o Desenvolvimento Local)

Rural topic(s): Civic engagement, local governance and dialogue, Development of rural territories


Country: Portugal

Web site: http://www.animar-dl.pt

ANIMAR isthe portuguese organisassociation for local development. Its aim is to: enhance, promote and strengthen local development, active citizenship, equality and social cohesion in Portuguese society as pillars of a fairer, more equitable, supportive and sustainable society.

It gathers more than 100 local development associations and civil society organisations from all portuguese territories.

Scale of intervention : National

Keywords: Community Led Local Development (CLLD), rural entrepreneurship, integrated rural development, rural youth, social inclusion, social and solidarity economy

Places: Portugal

Actors: association, network for the exchange of experience, union of associations

Methods: participation research, experience exchange, partnership, facilitation