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TOPIC : Support for multi programmes increasing the awareness of Union sustainable agriculture on the internal market

Topic identifier: MULTI-A-2017
Publication date: 12 January 2017

Opening date:
12 January 2017
Deadline: 20 April 2017 17:00:00

Time Zone : (Brussels time)
  Promotion of Agricultural Products AGRIP website
Pillar: AGRIP-1-1
Work Programme Year: AGRI-PROMOTION-2017
Work Programme Part: AGRI-PROMOTION-2017
Topic Description

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

This topic covers programmes increasing the awareness of Union sustainable agriculture and the role of the agri-food sector for climate action and the environment. Campaigns under this topic, should not address Union organic production method as the main message.

Actions should highlight the environmental sustainability of Union Agriculture, stressing its beneficial role for climate action and the environment.
Actions should address how the product(s) promoted and its/their production method(s) contribute to:
(a) climate change mitigation (e.g. reduction in greenhouse gas emissions) and/or adaptation (e.g. water savings, climate-resistant crops & varieties) and;
(b) at least one of the following:
- biodiversity conservation and sustainable use (e.g. wildlife, landscape, genetic resources);
- sustainable water management (e.g. water use efficiency, reduction of nutrients or pesticides load);
- sustainable soil management (e.g. erosion control; nutrient balance; prevention of acidification, salinization).

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 programmes on 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: Maximum 70 pages. Please refer to Part B of the proposal template.
  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 2017
    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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