What is Organic Ecosystem
Project “Organic Ecosystem – Boosting cross border Organic Ecosystem through enhancing agro-food alliances” aims at enhancing organic MSMEs through the creation of a CB Organic Ecosystem in collaboration with Public Authorities and private actors. This is pursued by the scaling up organic value chain through the establishment of new Med business alliances. The project involves PPs from 7 Med Countries where Competent Authorities, in charge of sector’s policy and surveillance, are involved and ensure project results sustainability.
Objectives are reached by a CB Organic Ecosystem and a common strategy; Consultancy services for business development to facilitate SMEs in innovative value chain creation; Local Labs to share knowledge and support new business alliances and international business events to facilitate MSMEs market access and the link with research. 150 MSMEs (production, processing, supply, trade etc.) are involved and at least 24 organic MSMEs are directly supported. Project final beneficiaries are agro-food MSMEs at large and consumers that benefit at all levels from a trustful organic sector.
Organic Food Ecosystem Executive Agreement
Boosting and spreading the organic sector in the Mediterranean has a direct impact both the environment and also on Countries’ economic and social conditions since it leads to leverage of income (as experienced in EU). ORGANIC ECOSYSTEM pursues this aim at cross-border, national and MSMEs level. Agro-food MSMEs benefit from business development tools and services provided thanks to the collaboration between PPs and Competent Authorities.