SAFIAL Project - Study tour

05 July 2022
In the framework of the project "Institutional strengthening of the Albanian Ministry of Agriculture for food safety management - SAFIAL", funded by the Italian Cooperation executed by CIHEAM Bari (Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari) and implemented in collaboration with the Albanian Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, 10 inspectors of AKU  – the Albanian National Food Authority of Albanian Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development -  partecipated from June the 27th to July the 1st the study tour in CIHEAM Bari to increase their knowledge on the food safety systems management through the knowledge of italian experiences in the food quality protection and fraud prevention.
The SAFIAL project, over a period of 3 years, aims to improve the sanitary level of foodstuffs for the Albanian population by strengthening the capacity of the national authorities to carry out checks and inspections on incoming goods at the Port of Durres.
The study tour is an effective tool for updating Albanian inspectors through meetings with Italian experts, knowledge sharing, field activities aimed at increasing their experiences and skills, factors that become an authentic added value for the institutional safety management system food in Albania.

Study visit inspector