Project Duration: 01.04.2018 - 30.09.2019
ERDF Financing: 169702.91
Project number: LLI – 295
Project title: Sustainable, sociable and active Viesite and Rokiskis communities
Project acronym: V – R communities
Two partners – Viesite Local municipality as a Lead Partner (LV) and Rokiskis District Municipality Administration as a partner (LT) are implementing the project. Its duration 18 months from 01/04/2018 to 30/09/2019.
The project contributes to the programme priority specific objective – to improve living conditions in deprived communities and territories. It tackles the problems of social inclusion, high emigration rates increasing depopulation, avoiding exclusion and poverty. Promotion of healthy and active life style is an instrument to reach expected results including improvements of living environment. The project solves a mutual regional problem through cooperation between the partners, it is balanced to provide added value. Cross-border challenge addressed by the project is providing communities new opportunities to participate in the local and regional life through interaction between both partners, including social service providers. The activities promote development of deprived communities and contributes to people’s satisfaction with area where they live. The aim of the project is to create conditions that facilitate socio- economic activity of deprived communities and solve defined problems. The concrete objective of the project is to create new social spaces in Viesite and Rokiskis municipalities by promoting active life of social groups in deprived communities to be involved in regeneration activities.
Main activities and expected results:
The main outcomes:
Community members ‘participation in joint activities give long-term impact in reduce of social exclusion. The tangible fixed assets will be available to all citizens without any restrictions. Events/trainings for families, young, elderly people and staff of institutions make closer ties between communities in Latvia and Lithuania. Beneficiaries motivation and encouragement will be raised to become more socially involved. Benefits of physical employment to human health, the impact of surrounding environment on the human health are emphasized. Shared activities strengthen co-operation between people, develop mutual dialogue, break down stereotypes. Local recreation and leisure conditions will be improved, openness and social activity increased.
Project partners: Viesite Local municipality, Rokiškis district Municipality administration.
Gunta Dimitrijeva, tel. +37127865802, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Vilma Mečiukoniene, tel. +370 45871407, e- mail email@example.com
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Last updated: 20.09.2018 07:09