Initiative timeframe: 2009/2016
Total initiative costs
- Loans -
- Grants € 2,200,000.0
Dati finanziari aggiornati al 24.11.2015
Kosovo, Pristina,Peja, Rahovec
The project, implemented in partnership with the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari (IAMB), aims to assist the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Development of Kosovo (MAFRD) in the process of the European integration by facilitating the adoption of EU food safety standards. In particular the initiative, in line with the “Agriculture and Rural Development Plan 2009-2013” of the MAFRD, intends to: i) update and harmonise rules and procedures in line with the European standards for plant protection, plant health control and organic farming; ii) upgrade the laboratories of plant disease diagnosis and chemical analysis of MAFRD; iii) strengthen the national quarantine service, iv) enhance the local fruit ecotypes through a work of clone selection; v) develop a national nursery through technical assistance, awareness and training, vi) strengthen the extension services of the MAFRD. read more close
The Kosovan agriculture production satisfies the national demand by offering products in line with EU food safety standards.
|Sector||III.1.a. Agriculture, Total|
|Agency||MAE - Direzione Generale per la Cooperazione allo Sviluppo|
|Counterpart authority||Ministry of Agriculture, Forests and Rural Development of Kosovo|
Ministry of Agriculture, Forests and Rural Development of Kosovo. Kosovan farmers.
|Title||€ Committed||€ Used|
|SGTRENGTHENING THE KOSSOVO MAFRD FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE VEGETABLE PRODUCTION ACCORDING TO EU STANDARDS||2,200,000||858,495|
Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Directorate General for Development Cooperation (MAECI/DGCS).
Service Agreement with the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute for technical assistance and training.
|Type||Technical Assistance/Consultancy and related expenses|
|Procedure||Direct Contracting/Direct Assignment|
|Procurement notice||Contract awarded|