Skopje, 22 September 2020 (MIA) — An online conference will be held on Sept. 22, 23, and 24 to raise awareness of agricultural biodiversity and native species as well as the need of their protection and support to growers.
The discussion is meant to help stakeholders in establishing venues for their future collaboration in safeguarding biodiversity.
Participants will include professors at the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Food in Skopje, professors at the Faculty of Agriculture in Shtip, and Institute of Agriculture Gene Bank representatives. Members of civil society will convene separately.
The online conference is organized by Ajde Makedonija civic network together with Gevgelija’s Apolonija Foundation. It is funded by USAID and the Peace Corps. mr/