Social integration of women in the area of Vlora River, by generating income from trading in aromatic and medicinal herbs

Purpose : The project aimed at improving the social status of women through the collection of medicinal plants generating income from trading of herbs.

Project area : 7 Communes of Vlora River.

 Project Activities

  •  Identification of women herbs collecting.
  •  Identification of firms collecting medicinal and aromatic plant.
  •  Evaluation of cumulative capacity and training needs.
  •  Training of women on contemporary methods of collection and treatment of medical and aromatic herbs.
  •  Creating Networks between public entities, private and civil society to foster and promote the industry sector medicinal herbs.
  •  Marketing the best medicinal and aromatic products. Creating labels for identification products Vlora River.Establishing links between women’s collection, akumuluesve and exporting firms in order to reduce intermediate links.

Partners : 7 EDEN / USAID, EPCA-National Association of Exporters of Herbs Medical, Municipalities of Shushica, Armenian, Vllahine, Kote, Sevaster, Horea-Vranisht and Brataj.