Today in Peshkopia, the training on “Alternative Financing – IPARD Program Schemes”, focusing on Entrepreneurial Women of Agribusiness in this region, is taking place.
This training is organized under the EU-funded IPA cross-border project on â€śStandards and Certification of Agricultural Products, Capacity Building in Fundraising and Marketing Strategies in Supporting Economic Growth and Agribusiness Tradeâ€ť, by its implementing partners Creative Business Solutions (CBS), Regional Development Agency-2, and Debar Commune.
The training also features the kind cooperation of Agritra – Vision Dibra organization, one of whose main objectives is to grow the economic empowerment of women and girls in this region.
In this work-shop like training, some Â 20 entrepreneurial women of the agri-sector in Dibra region actively participate.
Apple jam, jufkas, cherry compote, and other products ofÂ Dibra region are the tradition and the legacy of these women.
Their products represent a significant part of agribusiness in this area. Itâ€™s a matter about dedication, cleanliness, taste and nature all together packed in just one simple jar or in one Dibraâ€™s jufka dishes.
The improvement of technology in Agro-Processing sector through the absorption of the national grants and those from the European Union as well, and also the certification and branding of this regionâ€™s traditional product, will always be part of the support from the IPA II Cross Border Program./AgroWeb.org