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TOPIC : Support for multi programmes implemented on the internal market or in third countries

Topic identifier: MULTI-01-2016
Publication date: 04 February 2016

Types of action: AGRI-MULTI AGRI-MULTI
Opening date:
04 February 2016
Deadline: 28 April 2016 17:00:00

Time Zone : (Brussels time)
Pillar: AGRIP-1-1
Work Programme Year: AGRI-PROMOTION-2016
Work Programme Part: AGRI-PROMOTION-2016
Topic Updates
  • 09 February 2016 18:17

    Guide for applicants: screen shots on pages 14 and 23 updated to match the present call.

Topic Description

The general objective of the information provision and promotion measures is to enhance the competitiveness of the Union agricultural sector.

Financial support is provided to one or more Union-level organisations representative of various agricultural sectors on the Union level, or to at least two organisations from at least two Member States representative of various agricultural sectors on the member state level, in order to implement information and promotion campaigns on the internal market or in third countries.

When implementing programmes in third countries, the objective is to enhance the competitiveness and consumption of Union agrifood products, raise their profile and increase their market share in these targeted countries.

When implementing programmes on the internal market, the objectives are to increase the awareness and recognition of the specific Union quality schemes and to highlight the specific features of agricultural production methods in the Union, particularly in terms of food safety, traceability, authenticity, labelling, nutritional and health aspects, animal welfare, respect for the environment and sustainability, and the characteristics of agricultural and food products, particularly in terms of their quality, taste, diversity or traditions. The expected results are to increase the levels of recognition of the logo associated with those Union quality schemes by the European consumers and to increase the competitiveness and consumption of Union agricultural and food products and their market shares in the internal market.

Information and promotion programmes shall consist of a coherent set of operations and shall be implemented over a period of one to three years. They shall in particular consist of public relations work and information campaigns. They may also take form of participation in events, fairs and exhibitions of national, European and international importance.

Topic conditions and documents

Please read carefully all provisions below before the preparation of your application.

  1. Eligibility and admissibility conditions: described in sections 5 and 6 of the Call document.
  2. Evaluation

    2.1 Evaluation criteria and procedure, scoring and threshold: described in sections 7, 8 and 9 of the Call document.
    2.2 For submission and evaluation process, see sections 7, 8, 9 and 14 of the Call document.
  3. Proposal page limits and layout: Please refer to Part B of the proposal template.
    (note that Part B should not have more than 70 pages)
  4. Indicative timetable for evaluation and contract signature: described in section 3 of the Call document.
  5. Provisions, proposal templates and evaluation forms for the type of action under this topic:
    Guide for applicants
    Proposal templates are available after entering the submission tool below.
    Model grant agreement for mono-beneficiary grants
    Model grant agreement for multi-beneficiary grants
  6. Further reading:
    Promotion of Agricultural Products – Annual work programme 2016
    Promotion of Agricultural Products – Regulation (EU) No 1144/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council on information provision and promotion measures concerning agricultural products implemented in the internal market and in third countries
    Promotion of Agricultural Products – Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2015/1829
    Promotion of Agricultural Products – Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/1831
    EU Financial regulation
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