Decentralized cooperation

Project for the rehabilitation of 3 agricultural cooperatives affected by the conflict in the distict of Hermel and Baalbek

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Duration : From 12-Mar-2007 to 11-Mar-2008

Total Project Value : 696,852.00 €

Objective

Restart of productive activities of the cooperatives of Hermel, Nabi Osmane and Btedaai which suffered direct or indirect damage from the conflict; improvement of their performance in qualitative and quantitative terms and of their capacity to provide technical assistance to farmers.

Expected Results

- Service center of the agricultural cooperative of
Hermel is rehabilitated and operational, and the technical
knowledge of the farmers improved with the training
program on better production technique for extra virgin
olive oil.

- Center for the conservation and packaging of fruit and vegetables for the agricultural cooperative of Nabi Osmane is completed and operative with technical
knowledge of the farmers improved through the training program on cultivation techniques of fruit trees and vegetables; women trained in new conservation,
packaging and transformation techniques of agricultural products.

- Collective under-pressure irrigation system of the cooperative of Btedaai is completed and operative on 6 ha of new fruit trees and vegetable fields. Knowledge of the farmers increased through the training program on the
improvement of cultivation techniques of fruit trees and vegetables, together with technical assistance interventions on the field.