AKI participation in international projects

AKI has participated in numerous research projects over a long period of time. These can be classified as research projects (e.g. EU Framework 7 and Horizon 2020), capacity-building projects (e.g. Twinning and TAIEX projects) and consultancy and expert assistance projects (e.g. tenders and commissioned research).

Research projects

  • Sustainable Value Analysis of Policy and Performance in the Agricultural Sector (SVAPPAS) [Framework 6, 2007-10]
  • Structural Change in Agriculture and Rural Livelihood (SCARLED)[Framework 6, 2007-10]
  • Farm Accountancy Cost Estimation and Policy Analysis of European Agriculture (FACEPA) (subcontractor) [Framework 7, 2008-11]
  • Integrating Econometric and Mathematical Programming Models into an Amendable Policy and Market Analysis Tool using FADN Database (FADNTOOL) [Framework 7, 2011-14]
  • Sustainable farm Management Aimed at Reducing Threats to SOILs under climate change (SmartSOIL) [Framework 7, 2011-15]
  • Farm-Level Indicators for New Topics in policy evaluation (FLINT) [Framework 7, 2014-16]
  • A High-volume Fusion and Analysis Platform for Geospatial Point Clouds, Coverages and Volumetric Data Sets (IQmulus) [Framework 7, 2012-16]

Capacity building projects

  • Preparation for implementation and management of agricultural and rural development policy in Kosovo [Twinning, 2009-11]
  • Support to the staff of the Statistical Division of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Development (MAFRD) of Kosovo for the implementation of statistical activities in line with EU standards [TAIEX, 2010-12]
  • Strengthening the capacities of the Republic of Serbia for the absorption of EU Rural Development funds in pre-accession period [Twinning, 2010-13]
  • Development of the FADN in Turkey [Twinning, 2011-13]
  • Support for the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Development (MAFRD) in legislative and policy development and in implementing the Agriculture and Rural Development Project (ARDP) in Kosovo [Twinning, 2012-14]

Consultancy and expert assistance projects

  • The structure of retail and production along the food supply chain in the EU [EC Service Project, 2008-10]
  • Evaluation of the exceptional market support measures in the poultry and eggs sector [EC DG AGRI, 2011]
  • Protein crop production in Hungary [Embassy of the Netherlands in Hungary, 2011]
  • SCAR CWG on agricultural knowledge and innovation systems (SCAR-AKIS) [Ministry of Agriculture of Hungary, 2010-12; 2015-present]
  • Analysis of the major factors affecting the funding and profitability of pig farms in Hungary [Embassy of the Netherlands in Hungary, 2012-2013 and 2016]
  • Analysis of the major factors affecting the funding and profitability of poultry farms in Hungary [Embassy of the Netherlands in Hungary, 2013-2014]
  • Mainstreaming of climate change into rural development policy post 2013 [EC DG Clima, 2013-14]
  • An analysis of the fruit and greenhouse vegetable sectors in Hungary [Embassy of the Netherlands in Hungary, 2016]