Social Innovations Database
The Szimpal Farmers' Market provides a special environment, mood, community and cultural experience in Budapest
Challenge addressed: Distance of rural farmers/producers and urban consumers; isolation of farmers Lack of knowledge and awareness related to healthy local products
The aim of the program is to introduce the everyday life of farmers and farming families, the agricultural production
Challenge addressed: The main challenge is to reduce the gap between urban population and rural farmers to improve the perception of farming as a way of life.
Development of course material about mental health literacy for agricultural higher education institutions.
Challenge addressed: Mental wellbeing
Agri-food promotes sustainable agritourism, local products and typical local agri-food products.
Challenge addressed: The social challenge of better living conditions for the farm family (address low wages and volatile markets) but also attract young people to the farm.
Dealul Târnavelor LAG represents a successful public-private partnership for 8 communities in Mureș and Sibiu counties.
Challenge addressed: Low household income and out-migration, rural identity
Helping farmers under severe economic or mental pressure, to get their situation under control
Challenge addressed: Farmers in Finland face challenges such as economic difficulties, workload, extreme weather, crises in their private life.
EduBuzz brings support to the children in farming communities to prevent them dropping school.
Challenge addressed: Access to education in farming (rural) communities, vocational training, access to a better future for kids in farming communities (marginalized areas too)