EaPTC Belarus – Ukraine Awarded Grant Projects

The key to success. Improving the economic situation in rural areas of Volyn region of Ukraine and Brest region of the Republic of Belarus through the development of agricultural cooperation

Total duration 12 months
Location(s) of the action
EU financing
Name of the applicantPublic organization "Volyn Agricultural Advisory Service" (Ukraine)
Partners
  • Local Foundation “Stolin Center for Support to Rural Development and Entrepreneurship”
  • Department of Agroindustrial Development of Volyn Regional State Administration
Contact personNataliia Lilik

Contact details

Tel.:

E-mail:

Website:

+38 050 075 65 96

voads.lutsk@gmail.com


Summary of the action

Overall objective

Creation of conditions for improving the economic situation in rural areas of Volyn region of Ukraine and Brest region of the Republic of Belarus through the development of agricultural cooperation

Specific objectives

  • Increasing the level of knowledge of small and medium size farmers in Volyn and Brest regions
  • Increasing the number of farmers working on the principles of cooperation in rural areas of Volyn and Brest regions through creation of agricultural producers’ groups (important for Belarus) and cooperatives (Ukraine)

Target group(s)

 

Main activities

  • Development of 2000 booklets with information about the project
  • Creation of the project website
  • Conducting two press conferences (in Lutsk and Stolin)
  • Collection and processing of information, the establishment of cross-border electronic database of potato, vegetables, fruit and berries producers in Volyn and Brest regions
  • Development and publication of thematic brochures
  • Preparation and conducting 35 one-day information seminars and 8 two-day trainings
  • Creation of 3 cooperatives in Volyn region and 5 informal groups in Brest region.
  • Conducting final project conference


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