Internationalisation as a strenght
The chain of international projects started at the LAG Viisari in
2001 with the European youth cooking school (Eurooppalainen nuorten
kokkikoulu) preliminary report. It led to a
project implemented with the Germans Youth food journey to Europe (Nuorten
Safkamatka Eurooppaan) that lasted over two
The international network of the LAG Viisari expanded. The Internationalising producers (Kansainvälistyvät tuottajat) preliminary report was directed at Italy. As
result, the Internationalising producers – IMPROVE (Kansainvälistyvät tuottajat –
IMPROVE) project was created which
lasted almost four years.
The many faces of wood –
Insights into folk art and everyday creativity is an international project
studying and promoting outsider art.
The Innovative Village
preliminary report led to an implementation project to promote the development
of village-oriented services with the LAG JyväsRiihi, JAMK University of
Applied Sciences and partners from Estonia and Northern Ireland.
What we will do:
- We will help our residents and entrepreneurs in
internationalisation: to find new networks and customers from at home and
abroad, to develop their products and services and their marketing to meet
- We will support study trips abroad and people exchange.
- We will promote internationalisation at home, for example, by
encouraging immigrants to participate and make available their own competence
in communal activities and development.