The focus of the work of the REAWG on Climate Change Adaptation in Agriculture (CCAA) for 2023 is to develop the analysis of the current situation on the climate change adaptation in agriculture in WB countries/territories. The work is organized through five working groups (socio-economic, livestock, crops, water, soil) with the support from the line ministries and within the coordination of the SWG.
Main topics presented and discussed during the Sixth Meeting of Expert Advisory Working Group on AKIS: were focused on achieving functional and integrated AKIS systems in the Western Balkans, progress in activities for establishment of AKIS according to the Workplan for 2023, and Developing detailed Workplan for 2024.
The focus of discussion of the 12th Interim meeting of the REAWG on Wine was on economic challenges in grape and wine production in the 2023 vintage and local grapevine varieties, latest EU/OIV regulations and initiatives to join the SWG RRD as an observer in the OIV etc.
The project "Never enough knowledge" included a series of lectures in the field of agriculture, animal husbandry and rural tourism. The goal is to improve the production and business of rural women, which will enable their better economic position in the long term.
ORGANAUTS – the “Organic Sailors”, is a producing and trading company on a quest to find the finest organic long-shelf products from the Balkans and bring them to European markets.