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Vital Rural Area (short: Vital) is an European co-operation project of 13 project partners from six North Sea countries in the framework of the European Regional Development Fund ERDF, especially the Interreg IVB North Sea Region Programme. Leadpartner is NOFA, the co-operation between the Dutch Municipalities of Achtkarspelen, Dantumadiel, Dongeradeel and Kollumerland c.a. in the Province of Fryslân. The project is supported and advised by a scientific group.
investing in the future by working together for a sustainable and competitive region
The project tries to find transnational strategies to fortify regional areas and addresses, therefore, in three content-related and strongly inter-connected workpackages (WPs) three major themes connected to regional development:
On the basis of the activities and experiences in the workpackages, the project will gradually develop, implement and test a transnational, transferable general working method for sustainable projects on regional development: the rural power pack RPP. The RPP, as well as the policy ideas, will be disseminated and communicated at EU and national level and to other European Regions, by a mobile implementation team in the last year of the project period (end: December 2013).
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More Newsletters on our pilots: will follow this Spring! New Website and first issue of the Rural Power Pack will be presented in Cambridge!
Our Newsletter 4 is finally online and distrituted digitally to our friends. Newsletter 5 about our Rural Power Pack is in the making!
We wish you all a very inspiring and successful, and beyond all a VITAL 2013!