An international Topsector Ago-Food PPS project Consortium supported by NAFTC Africa agreed to execute a project focusing on 'Delivering Chickpea for sustainable production of proteins for inclusion into the human diet'. Participants from Africa included Apinec (QuaTerNes J.V.) and Selet Hulling (Tradin), which both are from Ethiopia.
From 5 to 7 June a second economic mission for business opportunities in the field of Agriculture and Dairy to Tchad took place. H.E. Ambassador Susan Blankhart joined this mission of Dutch entrepreneurs and institutes. The program, focusing on the agri-food chain, included seminars and match making events which proved very successful in advancing existing and establishing new cooperations. More info on www. Afric-eu.com