Rural Economic Development

Follow-up assignment aimed at the development of business activities on the Saarema and Hiuuma islands in Estonia. Specific objectives: Establishment of a Rural Business Support Forum for both islands; Feasibility studies, market research and business plan for the establishment of a computer assisted Distance Working Group, Berry Production and Marketing Group, Quality Sheep Production and Marketing Group and a dairy milking buildings refurbishment demonstration unit; Economic and financial appraisal of investment possibilities.

Start date 1998
End date 1999
Status completed
Country Estonia
Beneficiary County and Municipality Governments of Hiiumaa and Saaremaa
Funding PHARE
Tags Central Europe, Agriculture, Regional Development
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