Project “Development of a Seaweed Sediment Assessment and Management Plan by the Latvian Coast”

In a  European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) collaborative project between coastal local action groups including "Jūras Zeme" and "Laukiem un Jūrai", an objective to implement a guideline for Latvian coastal region was reached. Project "Development of a Seaweed Sediment Assessment and Management Plan by the Latvian Coast" was made to help entrepreneurs, municipalities and nature conservati...
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Local Action Group “Jūras Zeme” participated in a Smart Village webinar

On the 3rd of September, our representative from Local Action Group "Jūras Zeme" participated in a webinar that discussed the good practices and development strategies around European Countries that are implementing Smart Village projects and related initiatives. More about the project can be read in our other post here: Project “Smart Villages LEADER Network" Local Action Group "Jūras Zeme"...
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Finalized Webpage About Fishermen of Coastal Region in Vidzeme

In a collaborative project, Local Action Groups "Jūras Zeme" and "Jūrkante" have implemented a new webpage: https://www.vidzemeszvejnieki.lv/index.php/en/ More about the project: https://juraszeme.lv/eng/2020/10/08/project-conservation-and-promotion-of-coastal-fishery-traditions-and-cultural-heritage-in-vidzeme/ For any questions, please contact: juraszeme@gmail.com and for the latest new...
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Coastal Local Action Groups and implemented Local Development Strategies

Latvia has 35 Local Action Groups that implement Local Development strategies. 6 of these Local Action groups conduct activity in coastal territory and implement strategies not only with EAFRD (European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development) but also with resources from EMFF (European Maritime and Fisheries Fund). Regulations that determine the procedure of providing EMFF resources for Local ...
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