Dr Shane Conway of the National Rural Network recently spoke to RTÉ Radio 1’s CountryWide show about the impact and success of LEADER in helping to address the overarching needs of rural communities throughout Ireland in an innovative, integrated and inclusive manner.
Shane was joined by Mary Clarke, Treasurer of Caltra Community Centre Development Committee Association, and James Murphy who spoke passionately about their community’s positive experience availing of LEADER funding to help develop and enhance the village’s infrastructure and facilities, as well as social capital within the community. You can listen to the feature here.
Source: National Rural Network
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