AMA’s International Cooperation

The table below lists (in chronological order) Agricultural and Rural Development projects implemented by IC-AMA during the last years. Please click on the title to get further information on each project.

Projects under implementation

Armenia            Establishment of a functional Animal Identification and Registration (AIR) System (follow up project)
Strengthening Capacities in Agricultural and Rural Development Sector for Common Agricultural Policy Implementation


Projects completed

MoldovaFurther support to agriculture, rural development and food safety in the Republic of Moldova
MoldovaCapacity building of the Moldovan Agency for Intervention and Payment in Agriculture (AIPA) for the application of EU norms and standards for the administration of ARD support schemes
SerbiaAssistance to the Managing Authority of the Serbian MAEP in negotiation and accreditation of the IPARD 2014-2020 Program
GeorgiaCapacity Development of the Ministry of Agriculture of Georgia (GCP/GEO/004/AUT) – Consulting Service on Less Favourable Area Development
SerbiaAssistance to Managing Authority of the Serbian Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management (MAFWM) in elaboration of IPARD 2014-2020 Program, support to accreditation and training
KosovoSupport for the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Development (MAFRD) in legislative and policy development and in implementing the Agriculture and Rural Development Plan (ARDP)
MoldovaSupport to the Agency of Interventions and Payment for Agriculture (AIPA) of Moldova
SerbiaStrengthening the capacities of the Republic of Serbia for the absorption of EU Rural Development funds in pre-accession period
CroatiaCapacity Building of the Croatian Paying Agency
MontenegroSupport to establish an IPA Rural Development Programming and Implementation System in Montenegro
AlbaniaDevelopment of a System of Wines with Geographical Indications
CroatiaInstitutional capacity building of MAFRD in wine sector
KosovoPreparation for implementation and management of agricultural and rural development policy in Kosovo
BulgariaImprovement of the administrative capacity of Monitoring and coordination of PA activities unit within MAFS to implement its functions in compliance with CR (EC) 1290/2005 and CR (EC) 885/2006
RomaniaFurther support to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to strengthen the performance of permanent agricultural policy adaptation
MacedoniaSupport to IPARD preparation
RomaniaTraining of the staff of the institutions in designing and implementation of the Rural Development Programme and the Fishery Operational Programme and of potential beneficiaries
CroatiaFurther Capacity Building in the Area of Live Animals and Food Products
SerbiaInstitutional Capacity Building within the Veterinary Directorate of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management
TurkeyEstablishment of an Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance Rural Development Agency
LatviaStrengthening of the capacity of the Competent Authorities on the application of food hygiene requirements in the specific sectors of food chain
MacedoniaSupport to the preparation of Agency for Financial Support in Agriculture and Rural Development (AFSARD), Macedonia, for the process of accreditation of IPARD
EstoniaStrengthening of the management capacity of the inspection authorities in the area of organic farming according to requirements of the Council Regulations (EEC) No 2092/91, No 1452/2003 and No 882/2004
RomaniaStrengthening the policy making capacity of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forests and Rural Development
LithuaniaStrengthening of control system for the protection of animals in Lithuania
SloveniaStrengthening Zoonoses, zoonotic agents and Antimicrobial resistance monitoring in Republic Slovenia
LithuaniaFurther Strengthening Administration and Control of Intervention Measures in Agriculture
LithuaniaAdministration of Import Export, Market Information System, effective use of Farm Accountancy Data Network (FADN) and Organic Agriculture
TurkeyPreparation for the implementation of EU Common Agricultural Policy
RomaniaImplementing a functional milk quota system
HungaryUpgrading the professional capacities of Internal Audit in the Paying Agency
BulgariaPreparation of the Bulgarian Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry to implement the second pillar of the European Union CAP - Rural Development
BulgariaStrengthening the vine and wine control system in compliance with the EU requirements
HungaryImproving the Efficiency of the Paying Agency after Accreditation on Certain Fields of Implementation
HungaryLicensing and Administration Office (LAO) of the Ministry of Economy and Transport
HungaryCreation of a HU Operative Information System (OIS)
SlovakiaTA in Areas of PA Procedures Interlinked with IACS in the Slovak Republic
SlovakiaAgricultural Paying Agency of the Slovak Republic
SlovakiaCMO with Sugar in the Slovak Republic
Czech RepublicSupport to establish a Paying Agency, setting up administration of CMOs and IACS
SloveniaInternal Assessment of AAMRD qualification