NGO Järva Development Partners is a Local Action Group …

… and it was established in 2006. The main goal of activities is to develop local life and implementing LEADER measure.LEADER has been set up to act as link between European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) and the project implementers in the local area. It also means that the LAG has and important role in engaging 3 sectors (public, private and NGO) in setting and accomplishing common goals.

We are are located at Central-Estonia in Northern Järva county and LAG area involves two municipalities Järva Municipality and the rural area of Paide town. Our area is 1516 km2 and here lives 10351 inhabitants. The population density is low 6,82 persons per km2.

NGO Järva Development Partners is a growing and developing organization. The LAG has currently members from three sectors: 2 local municipalities, business sector representatives and  representatives from third sector (organisations and societies). The LAG is lead by the board that consists of 9 members from different sectors, both municipalities of the LAG have their own representatives in the board. The LAG has two employees: LAG manager and counselor. 

Our area is full of exciting places, interesting stories and outstanding people. We invite you to explore Järva county – these are the stories of some of our special places and our inspiring people. See more .  Järva county is a Green Destination and has a lot to offer for visitors: peace and quiet – opportunity to get away from the bustle of city life, to take time for yourself and to enjoy the nature; a number of certified ecotourism services for families as well as the business customer; unique thematic museums; hospitable family businesses; small hotels and guesthouses providing personal service; simple and tasty local food.