EaPTC Belarus – Ukraine Awarded Grant Projects

Formation of the business environment for the production of organic berries in cross-border areas of Ukraine and Belarus

Total duration 14 months
Location(s) of the actionPinsk, Republic of Belarus; Rivne, Ukraine
EU financing152553,44 EUR
Name of the applicantEducation Institute "Polessky State University"

National University of Water Management and Natural Resources Use
Contact personLyudmila Sovik, project manager, Head of the Department of Economics and Business of Polessky State University

Contact details

Address

Tel.

E-mail

Website


Kulikova St., 27, Pinsk, 225710, Brest region, Belarus

+ 375 55 65 94

sovik505@rambler.ru

http://www.polessu.by/

Partner
Address
Tel.
Website
National University of Water Management and Natural Resources Use
Sobornaya St., 11, Rovno, 33000, Ukraine
+3800962250350
http://nuwm.edu.ua
Contact person
Tel
E-mail
Petro Skripchuk, professor, project manager's assistant

+3800962250350

petroscrypchuk@gmail.com


Summary of the action

Overall objective
  • To promote the organic berries production
  • To improve the lives of local communities in cross-border regions of Ukraine and Belarus
Specific objectives
  • To assess the suitability of land resources in the pilot farms
  • To conduct marketing, certification and economic and technological preparation of the transition to organic production having a high added value
  • To create new informational, educational and business environment
  • To provide support to project results after its completion
Target group(s)
Main activities
  • The establishment of regional advisory and training centres in Pinsk (Belarus) and Rivne (Ukraine)
  • Development programs and site production of organic berries
  • Development and application of instruments forming the business environment:

assessment of the suitability of land resources in the pilot farms;

recommendations for the transition to organic production and certification according to EU standards;

forming technology of cultivation of organic berries;

education and training and competitions for students in Ukraine and Belarus.


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