About Us

The main goal of the Programme is to further develop social and economic potential of rural areas in Uzbekistan with the help of transferring European Union best practices (know-how) and technologies on agro-food value chains in partnership with local authorities and economic actors.

The Programme consists of 3 Components:

COMPONENT 1 – INCOME GENERATION
DEVELOPMENT OF AGRO-FOOD VALUE CHAINS: HORTICULTURE, DAIRY AND POTATO

COMPONENT 2 - CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT
UPGRADED SKILLS AND TECHNOLOGY BASE OF LOCAL ECONOMIC PLAYERS: AGRIBUSINESS, FARMERS AND SMES

COMPONENT 3 - INSTITUTIONAL STRENGTHENING
STRENGTHENED RURAL ECONOMIC PLANNING EXPERTISE OF REGIONAL AND LOCAL AUTHORITIES, POLICY MAKERS

 

Pilot regions:

  • Fergana
  • Andijan
  • Namangan
  • Jizzakh
  • Syrdarya
  • Kashkadarya

National Partners:

  • Ministry of Economy
  • Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources
  • Pilot Regions Khokimiyats

Implemented by Consortium of EU Institutions:

  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
  • French Agency for the development of international cooperation in the areas of agriculture, food and rural space (ADECIA)
  • Bulgarian Centre for Entrepreneurship and Executive Development (CEED)
  • Italian Breeders’ Association (AIA)