It is the local context that presents the most valuable assets available to the members of the community for making a living. However, the economic potential of these assets is easily taken for granted and overlooked.
How innovative is your local economy?
Opportunities change whenever circularity is introduced in production processes. Hospitality, recreation, public health and renewable energy are in growing demand, adding a new perspective for the development of family farms.
How relevant are civil society actions already for the business development in your rural community or small town? How easily can entrepreneurial community members get in touch with nearby urban consumer markets?