Establishment of pilot site to disseminate BAP introduced by PAMPAT

February 15, 2018

Two programs have been initiated by the Moroccan administration early 2018 to disseminate the BPA developed and tested under the PAMPAT project.   The program of the chamber is to set up a pilot cactus farm (5 hectares) in Mesti, in the form of a field school. The plot is identified and the convention for […]

Buyers meeting

July 21, 2017

In order to facilitate the market access of the PAMPAT target products, a meeting with the main Moroccan buyers has been organized in Sidi Ifni at the packing house premises. This day of visits and exchanges allowed the buyers to appreciate the quality of the PGI cactus from Ait Baâmrane and to exchange with the […]

Training of trainers on Good Agricultural Practices for cactus took place in Guelmim

May 12, 2016

A Training for trainers’ session on Good Agricultural Practices for the Prickly Pear cactus has taken place this week in Guelmime. The training tackled several aspects of technical improvement of fields and cactus growing techniques, based on the training manual developed under the PAMPAT project. Main themes are: ancient plants rejuvenation, targeting plants that are […]

Local Technical Committee for PAMPAT project in Agadir

November 3, 2015

PAMPAT Morocco held its fifth local technical committee meeting today. The project coordination unit presented the main results obtained to the local counterparts (both private and public institutions). The local technical committee is an important tool to share with the project partners their views, ideas, strategies and complementarities that allow the project coordination unit to […]

Excellency awarded products during the Moroccan Contest for Traditional Products are promoted in Switzerland

October 2, 2015

The sixth edition of the Swiss Contest for Traditional Products  took place on 26th and 27th September 2015 in Delémont-Courtemelon, in Jura. It was attended by a Moroccan delegation, representing the Excellency, who awarded products from the first edition of the Moroccan Contest for Traditional Products as well as a delegation of seven companies, supported […]

PAMPAT project is launched in Agadir

September 23, 2013

PAMPAT Morocco (from the French acronym Projet d’Accès au Marché pour les Produits Agroalimentaires et du Terroir) has been launched today in Agadir. The project is funded, for a duration of four years, by the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) and implemented by UNIDO (the United Nations Industrial Development Organization). It aims to […]