Today, one of our final beneficiaries of the SKAED project, the F&V Collection Point “Agrocelina” has organized the export day of vegetables and promotion of the processing line for peppers.
Mr. Rexhepi, the director of “Agrocelina”, presented the export results, objectives and activities, how the Collection Center functions as well as its partners. He also mentioned the partnership with IPSIA in the SKAED project, from which has benefited the processing line for peppers and the deep freeze.
Mr. Visar Haxhifazliu, the project manager, has presented IPSIA’s activities and objectives and also the SKAED project’s results. He mentioned that the processing line and the deep freeze are installed within the project “South Kosovo Agriculture Economic Development – SKAED” which is implemented by Istituto Pace Sviluppo Innovacione Acli (IPSIA) with co-applicants Municipality of Mamusha/Mamuša/Mamuşa and Farmer Association NGO Anadrini, and funded by EU and managed by European Union Office in Kosovo.
About 25 (10 full time + 15 part time) workers are employed in F&V Collection Center “Agrocelina” in Xërxa/Zrze who will work in the processing line for vegetable in this Collection Center. All the staff members were trained on food safety and quality standards HACCP.
Lead applicant: IPSIA – Istituto Pace Sviluppo Innovazione Acli
Funded: An EU funded project managed by European Union Office in Kosovo