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Republic of North Macedonia

Vitac - incubator for organic beekeeping

The main goal of the project is to prevent the emigration and revival of rural settlements in Municipality of Kavadarci. It would also create an opportunity for economic empowerment of young people and women (especially single mothers and vulnerable groups) from rural areas through organic beekeeping. The project activities include certified organic theoretical and practical trainings for the target group in the period of 7 months for producing organic bee products and also bee families. In addition, through the information center that will established, farmers from the municipality of Kavadarci can receive free advice and guidance on how to convert their agricultural production into in organic in order to achieve visible economic strengthening by using programs for support of rural development. All activities are directed toward creating conditions for self-employment of unemployment of women and young people in the rural areas.