Cavan Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) in association with Breffni Integrated Ltd. (BIL) as the implementing partners for the LEADER EU Rural Development Programme for 2015 – 2020, is charged with the preparation of a Local Development Strategy to guide the delivery of the new LEADER programme. The new LEADER programme for County Cavan has been announced with an indicative allocation of €8,522,285.84.
Priorities and Themes under this new LEADER Programme:
The Department of Environment, Community and Local Government has confirmed that the LEADER measure of the new EU Rural Development Programme will be programmed under Priority 6; “Promoting Social Inclusion, poverty reduction and economic development in rural areas”. In keeping with this, the following are the three themes that can be considered when preparing the Local Development Strategy;