Leitrim Development Company wants to capture the needs of the people of Leitrim, businesses, farmers and communities and across the various sectors- economic development, social inclusion and environment / climate change, so that a Local Development Strategy 2023-2027 can be developed which will deliver on Community Led Local Development (CLLD) in the County.
The Bottom Up approach is one of the key LEADER principles and conceives that local people are the best experts to drive the development of their territory. This bottom-up approach means that the local community and local players are best placed to help define a development pathway for their area consistent with their needs, expectations and plans.
Inclusive participation by the people LDCo support is important, so they want to encourage as many people to meet with them and to contribute their view proposals, ideas, comments in this process.
👉 Does your business, farm or community need LEADER funding?
👉 Do you want to contribute to Community Led Local Development?
👉 Do you need funding for initiatives, projects which will progress inclusion or address climate change?
📣If so please come along and have your say 📣
There is €6.3 Million in LEADER RDP funding available for Co Leitrim from 2023 to 2027. Leitrim Development Company on behalf of Leitrim Local Community Development committee (LCDC) in collaboration with Leitrim County Council, LDCo need you to tell them about the priorities and needs in the county for the projects, proposals and ideas which will be funded under LEADER over the next 4 years.
Three public engagements events will take place in each of the 3 Municipal Districts, Manorhamilton, Carrick-on-Shannon and Ballinamore (9 events in total) over the first 3 weeks of May.
All welcome to came along and have your say.