For the funding phase 2014-2020, the LEADER region Leipziger Muldenland will receive a funding budget of around € 23.14 million from the Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) for regional development. This is a co-financing between the European Union and the Free State of Saxony. By December 31, 2020, 286 projects had already been positively selected by the regional decision-making body and subsidized with funds from this budget. Exactly 146 projects (i.e. 51%) had actually already been implemented and billed at this point. 140 projects (i.e. 49%) were still being implemented or were about to be completed. The total investment costs eligible for funding for all projects that have been positively selected so far amounted to over € 35.16 million by the end of December 2020. Of this, around € 23.01 million was funded by the EAFRD fund.