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THE ASSESSMENT OF THREE MEASURES (101, 103, 302) UNDER THE NATIONAL PLAN OF AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT OF KOSOVO
Nol Krasniqi 1  
,   Henrietta Nagy 2  
 
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University "Ukshin Hoti" Prizren, Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, Kosovo.
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Tomori Pál College, Hungary.
Online publication date: 2020-03-31
Publication date: 2020-03-31
 
Economic and Regional Studies 2020;13(1):70–86
 
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Subject and purpose of work: Agriculture has historically been an important sector in Kosovo’s economy. Support from the Government of Kosovo for the agriculture and rural development sector is based on the ARDP 2007-13 and includes direct support measures that strongly correspond to Pillar I measures under CAP and rural development support measures similar to CAP Pillar II. Materials and methods: The objectives of this study are the assessment of three measures (101,103, 302) under the national plan of agriculture and rural development of Kosovo. Results: Measure 101 "Investments in Physical Assets in Agricultural Holdings” fruit sector, grape sector. Measure 103 "Investments in physical assets concerning the processing and marketing of agricultural and fishery products. Measure 302 Farm Diversification and Business Developmen. Conclusions: Results showed support is increased which directly affected new job creation however this should continue with increasing the budget due to these measures affect directly the rural economy by creating jobs making sustainable agriculture and reducing migration.
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List of Abbreviation: AAD – Agency for Agriculture Development ARDP – Agriculture and Rural Development Programme CAP – Common Agriculture Policy EC – European Commission EU – European Union EUOK – European Union Office in Kosovo GDP – Gross Domestic Production IPA – Instrument of Pre Accession KAS – Kosovo Agency of Statistics MAFRD – Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Development NGO – Non-Governmental Organization
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