Implementation partners

Established in 1969, AGROTEC is a leading firm operating at both national and international level in the fields of agricultural, rural development and environment offering a wide range of services which include technical assistance, and supply of scientific and analytical equipment. AGROTEC operates worldwide with an experience in more than 70 countries. Main clients include national public administrations (i.e. Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Environment, regional and local public agencies, Natural Park Authorities) as well as international institutions (i.e. European Commission, World Bank, Asian Development Bank, United Nations, etc.). In particular, AGROTEC’s services, with respect to the relevant Institutions, mainly consist of project development, training, evaluation, monitoring and sustainable development. In all its sectors of activity, AGROTEC adopts a diversified, multidisciplinary and participatory approach and places the acquisition of direct knowledge as the basis of each of its projects. Such approach guarantees the utilisation of the most updated and innovative methodologies, thanks also to the availability and collaboration of an extensive network of highly professional subject matter experts (our database includes more than 12000 CVs of national and international experts).

The Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie (IZSVe) is a public veterinary Institute which conducts prevention, control and research activities in three main areas: animal health and welfare, food safety, environmental protection. The Institute employs almost 600 people, including veterinarians, biologists, chemists, technicians and administration staff. The IZSVe was founded on June, 14, 1929 in Padua and it is part of a national network that consists of nine other Italian public veterinary institutes, each of which covers a specific geographical area. Today, the IZSVe is located at Legnaro (PD), in northeast Italy..

Niras is an international, multidisciplinary engineering consultancy company with over 2100 employees located in offices in Europe, Asia and Africa. It offers agricultural consultancy services, building services, civil works consultancy, energy engineering services, joint implementation and clean development mechanism services, and consultancy services related to the management of CO2 accounts.