Village of the month



Torup has become the 1st Village of the Month of the Smart Rural 21 Project. Torup is situated on a peninsula between the sea and a fjord, 60 km to the northwest of Copenhagen. Its 356 inhabitants enjoy a range of initiatives and activities, building on strong local traditions. Discover what this small Danish village has to offer and browse through a wealth of photos and videos on the village page.

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About the project

The Smart Rural project is a two and a half-year project supported by the European Commission (DG AGRI) with the overall aim to promote and inspire villages to develop and implement smart village approaches and strategies across Europe, and to draw conclusions and support future policy interventions on smart villages.

  • Jan - Jun 2020 : Application to become one of the additional 16 villages.
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