The fruits of traditions in Odorhei. Acronym: FRUTRAD. Priority sector: Facilitating sustainable production

Project facts

Project promoter:
Fundatia Civitas Pentru Societatea Civila
Project Number:
2008/114542
Status:
Completed
Final project cost:
€985,000
From Norway Grants:
€ 886,500

Description

Increasing the economic revenue of rural enterprises in the Odorhei region by sustainable and enhanced use of natural resources, in particular of traditional varieties of fruit and wild forest speciesExpected results:One paper on local information and knowledge on traditional and wild fruit species – developedAt least 20 trainers and 300 farmers trained and organised into producer groups (training topics will include community mobilisation and participation, processing safety rules, knowledge on fruit distribution and market potential etc; the training will be accredited as vocational trainingOne Rural Assistance Centre established and ready for operation; the centre will serve as a rural consultancy centre;up to five grants awarded to undertakings in agricultural primary production and/or processinghorizontal exchange of experience with the Norwegian partner and at least 5 EU rural funds applications developedpublicity materials