Stakeholder engagement

Romania is one of the pilot countries of the FARMWELL project. The core partners in Romania are:

GAL Tinutul Barsei

Grupul de Acțiune Locală Ținutul Bârsei – Local Action Group

HCC

Highclere Consulting – Farmwell’s Research Partner

The 1st Practice Group meeting with No1 group (Young, small farmers and their communities) that focused on discussion about social challenges of young farmers – took place through one in-person session on the 23 June 2021 in Șinca Veche commune – with the participation of 8 stakeholders:
• including individual farmers and non-farmers representatives such as the mayor of the village and vice-mayor, the officer in the agricultural and cadastral department.

 

Social challenges of farmers identified in Romania are presented in the mapping report.
Romania Mapping Report
European Synthesis Report
The main challenges that the FARMWELL project will focus on in Romania include:
• Poor access to education and to lifelong learning
• Low household income level