In order that LEADER Approach is implemented more efficiently and also to monitor the LAGS, Head of the department of EU Structural Adjustment and Managing Authority and the LEADER/NRN team have visited 8 LAGS established in Ordu province in 16-18 March 2022. During three days, offices of Oksijen LAG, Yeşildoğa LAG, Laleli LAG, Karaca LAG, Argan LAG, Aybastı LAG, Kabataş LAG, and Çatalpınar LAG and the provincial directorate of Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry have been visited. Head of municipalities of the districts, district directorates of Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, woman cooperatives which are one of the most important stakeholder of the LAGS, have also been visited and the proposals for the resolution of their problems have been collected.
During the visits, communicated with the managers and experts of the LAGS, about the activities planned or ongoing of the LAG, IPARD III, National Rural Network (NRN) and LAGs which are the most important actor in rural.
Close interaction and cooperation of the department of EU Structural Adjustment and Managing Authority with LAGs which were established in order to reach to the points that rural development plans cannot touch, produce more efficient development strategies, increase the participation of local actors, promote rural development collaborated with the local enterprisings and cooperatives, support the activities on information, animation and skill acquisition, promote international and interregional collaboration, share good practices and knowledge and to support innovative, integrated and sustainable development, will continue. ;