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IPARD II program, another 30 million Euro fund to be allocated in 2021

  • 11/19/2020 2:32 PM
IPARD II program, another 30 million Euro fund to be allocated in 2021

During 2021, another 30 million euros are expected to be disbursed from the IPARD II program to the agricultural sector in Albania. 

The Agency for Agricultural and Rural Development announces that, despite the difficult situation created by the situation of COVID-19, agriculture is one of the sectors that has managed to record a positive performance.

According to this agency , so far in the IPARD II program, 669 farmers and entities have applied to receive grants for investments in the agriculture and agro-industry sector and 233 contracts have been concluded with a funding injection value of 69 million Euro.

While a new wave of investments is expected to start next year, where the third call for funding from the IPARD II program opens (December 10, 2020 - January 25, 2021) for agricultural farms, vineyards, meat and dairy products, where another 30 million euros of investments in this sector are programmed to be delivered. 

/ERvin Çali/