ESTONIAN RURAL NETWORK: Meeting with The California Agricultural Leadership Foundation members

Time: 09.11.2019

Place: Jäneda, Lääne-Viru county, Estonia

Üritus Registreerunute nimekiri

California Agricultural Leadership Foundation Rural Development experience Estonia

to learn about Estonia Rural Development activities

Purpose of meetings: The California Agricultural Leadership Foundation (CALF) is the non-profit public benefit corporation committed to leadership training and learning experiences for its members in different countries and different fields to grow with knowledge and to grow personally like leaders. Delegation from 49 class: 

Organizers: UAB ESA Baltic, Lithuania - Edvinas Samkus 
Estonian contact: Agricultural Research Centre, Rural Network Department, Ave Bremse
Google-galleries: LINK Nov 2019LINK June 2019 pre-visit

Saturday, 9th November 2019

Departure from Tallinn

10.00 - 10.50

Estonian State Forest Management, Aegviidu Visitor Centre

  • Tiina Paltser -  Aegviidu State Florest Management. Visitor Centre communication manager
  • Madli Luuk - RMK Visitor Centre Information worker
  • Short INFO
  • Link to Video Estonian State Forest Management Centre
11.00 - 11.10

Arrival to Estonian Rural Network Unit in Jäneda. Welcoming Coffee

11.10 - 11.20

Welcoming and short introduction to Tapa Municipality developments

  • Marko Teiva, Tapa Municipality PRESENTATION
11.20 - 11.30

Estonian Rural Network Unit.  Overall presentation 

  • Reve Lambur, head of Estonian Rural Network
  • Ave Bremse, leading specialist of Estonian Rural Network

Short presentations:

  • Estonian Rural Development Program (RDP) PRESENTATION
  • National Rural Network actions. LEADER programm PRESENTATION
11.30 - 11.50

Estonian National Open Farm Day - Success Story of cooperation to bring people to rural areas

11.50 - 12.10

LEADER: local action groups development activities, cooperation projects

12.10 - 12.30

Estonian Rural Tourism. Estonian Nature Tourism

  • Raili Mengel, Managing Director of Estonian Rural Tourism PRESENTATION  (9,5 MB)
  • Marika Kose, nature guide, lector of rural toursim 
12.30 - 13.00

Polli Horticultural Research Centre - From genetic resources to value-added products

  • Piia Pääso, Director of Polli Horticultural Research Centre PRESENTATION
13.10 - 14.00 Lunch at tavern "Black Horse Stable"
13.30 - 14.00

"Estonian Republic 100" - Project "100 Mandolines" presentation and small concert

  • Piret Pihel, Project leader and farmer VIDEO
14.00 - 14.30

Jäneda Manor developments. Visit to Summer theatre - Pullitalliteater and place for making Estonian movie

14.30 - 15.30

Back to Tallinn VIDEO



More information:

  • The Estonian Ministry or Rural Affairs -
  • Estonian Religions 2019


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