Project Description

“Further Capacity Building in the Area of Live Animals and Food Products”- HR 04/IB/AG/03

The project has supported the Croatian Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management and the Croatian Ministry of Health and Social Welfare as well as other target institutions (Croatian Veterinary Institute and Croatian Food Agency), to develop an upgraded control system which will provide for a new food safety strategy and the institutional framework necessary to manage these strategies. Due to its importance, harmonisation of legal framework has been addressed.

The general objective of the project was to enhance and facilitate the trade of agricultural and processed agricultural products thus increasing Croatia’s presence on European and world markets.