Promoting local food production and agri-business owners

Promoting local food production and agri-business owners

The Center of Economic and Social Development, in cooperation with “Uluchay” Social-Economic Innovation Center and Bulgarian-based Center for Economic Development, started to implement European Union funded action in support of small and medium sized farms in the regions of Sheki-Zaqatala and Mountainous Shirvan.

The action aims at improving the situation of small and medium sized farms in Sheki-Zaqatala and Mountainous Shirvan by making significant contributions to both advisory and information services providing more effective farm and rural business decision support and the promotion of local traditional foods and community driven agricultural connections.

The overall objective of the Action is to improve access to comprehensive agricultural and entrepreneurial-oriented
advisory services in order to further develop and market local products and harness agri-tourism
potential.

Target areas: Sheki-Zagatala Economic Region and Mountainous Shirvan

Duration: 24 months