EU supports organic agriculture in Armenia

10/10/2017 - 00:00
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The EU is strongly committed to supporting the sustainable development of our partner countries in the Eastern neighbourhood.

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The European Union has supported the establishment of the Agrolog Organic Educational Production Centre in Asharak, Armenia, in order to promote responsible, environmentally-friendly agriculture and the production of quality products, including for export to European markets. The project is a beneficiary of an Organic Agriculture Support Initiative (OASI) of the EU and the Austrian Development Agency.

The Centre opened in June 2017. On 24 November 2017, the EU and Armenia signed an Enhanced Partnership Agreement which includes provisions to promote investment, improved product safety and a cleaner, helthier enviroment.