Development of a sustainable cooperation platform of women agricultural entrepreneurs from both banks of the Nistru river

Sector: Social

Implemented by: Federation of Agricultural Producers AGROINFORM in partnership with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry from Tiraspol

Budget: 52,785 EUR

Duration: June 2016 – August 2017

Beneficiaries: Direct – business women from both banks. Indirect beneficiaries – business communities, small and medium agricultural businesses from both banks and the civil society.

Results: Strong and long-term cooperation ties established by associations from both banks will ensure further durability of project results.

  • Four regional associations of business women have been created;
  • Capacity building activities have been organized for 46 participants (41 women) from both banks on growing stone-fruits and growing grapes;
  • Study visits were organized for 59 women from both banks to farms in Slobozia and Falesti districts allowing participants to improve their knowledge on soil preparation before planting, seedling, processing varieties of nuts and grapes;
  • 5 editions of launched newsletter have been published, with more than 300 women entrepreneurs in agriculture from both banks as direct beneficiaries.