Rural topic(s): Development of rural territories
Web site: http://www.leaderforum.at
What is LEADER forum?
an independent and voluntary association of LEADER action groups (LAG) in Austria.
the chairwoman / chairman and their management represents the LAG in the LEADER forum
creates the possibility for official and consistent representation of the LEADER regions in committees, hearings and working groups at national and international level.
a committee, at implementation level, for agendas around the LEADER approach in Austria.
committed to the development and strengthening of LEADER and its participatory bottom-up approach
provides a stable structure which enables seamless communication at EU and national level in both directions (from the LAG to administrative institutions and from the administration level to the LAGs).
strengthens cooperation between the regions and cooperation with parent networks.
provides a voice for the LEADER action groups in the creation of work packages or new programme planning documents.
Scale of intervention : National