The Safe Farm EIP used theatre as a vehicle to help promote cultural change within the farming community.
Challenge addressed: The Irish agricultural sector accounts for 42% of all workplace fatalities, despite only representing 6% of the entire workforce.
improving both the physical and mental health of the farmers and their family members in the Connemara area
Challenge addressed: Accidents and fatalities on farms are a continuing cause of concern for the farming community in Ireland. Many farmers in this area live isolated from medical help
a comprehensive approach to addressing the critical need for support for families affected by sudden deaths and injuries on the family farm
Challenge addressed: The driving force behind the Embrace FARM Encircle Programme is to support the families impacted by all types of serious and sudden traumas on farms in Ireland.
Establishment and equipping the Center for Social inclusion in the territory of Napoca Porolissum LAG
Challenge addressed: Access to education in farming (rural) communities, vocational training, access to a better future for kids in farming communities (marginalized areas too)
Xfarm is transforming the 50 hectares into an agricultural, ecological and social enterprise capable of generating employment, community well-being and ecosystem improvement
Challenge addressed: Creating an ecological farm able to feed the planet, creating job opportunities also to promote social integration, improving the community wellbeing and the ecosystem
Developing women entrepreneurship, empowering farm women, women from rural areas and every woman wishes to participate, and of course to promote energy innovation and to address energy poverty.
Challenge addressed: Farm (rural) Women’s Social identity, energy poverty, rural poverty