TIBIO-MED: “The quality of agri-food products in the Mediterranean area”, second meeting at CIHEAM Bari (IT)


CIHEAM will host in Bari, on 18 and 19 June, the second technical meeting of the project "The quality of agri-food products in the Mediterranean area: policy, regulation and economy for the organic and typical products (TIBIO-MED)" .

TIBIO-MED is financed by the Ministry of Agricultural, Food and Forestry Policies (MiPAAF) and coordinated by the Institute of Services for the Agricultural Food Market (ISMEA), with the technical support of CIHEAM Bari.

The meeting will be attended by representatives of ISMEA and CIHEAM Bari, delegates of the Ministries of Agriculture of Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Italy, Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia, as well as representatives of agencies, associations and consortia to testify the positive experiences gained in the context of the Mediterranean market on quality agri-food productions, in particular the organic and typical ones.

Objectives of the meeting is setting up a joint and multidisciplinary working table between experts and researchers delegated by the respective Ministries of Agriculture  aimed at developing strategies and tools for the recognition  and valorization of typical and organic products.

Conclusions and recommendations emerging from the meeting will support further ministerial working tables set up within the Euro-Mediterranean dialogues and will provide suggestions for Mediterranean policies, especially regarding the Italian position in Europe.

CIHEAM BARI - Via Ceglie, 9 - 70010 Valenzano (BA)