EU Contribution € 850,000
Co-financing € 50,000
Republic of Serbia - Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management (MAFWM)
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The aim of this Twinning Project is to strengthen vine-growing and wine-producing sector in Serbia through the harmonization with EU standards. Support the wine sector is one of the main ways to encourage and support the development of rural areas. This project can contribute directly towards improving the situation in the wine sector, especially by establishing new Viticulture Zoning that will be helpful for farmers and wine producers, who produce specific and geographical typical wines.
In order to achieve recognition, quality improvement and control of Serbian wines, it is necessary to renew Viticulture Zoning. It is also necessary to keep a full and strong control of production of wine with geographical indications by chosen, trained and technically supported organization for control (Control organization) that would exclusively control the production of grapes and wine with designation of geographical indications.
This project has 3 main aims: