Invitation for participation in free training on the topic Implementing European Union and World Good Practices

We are pleased to invite you to participate in a free training course on "Implementing European Union and World Good Practices" under the “SOS project for endangered traditional vine varieties. The Lead beneficiary of the project is the Executive Agency on Vine and Wine (EAVW). Partners in the project are the Association Prosperity and Development in Bulgaria, Exhibition Research Institute, Greece and Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki-Dpt. of Agricultural Technology, Greece.

The event will be held from 01.10.2019 to 03.10.2019 in hotel „Monte Kristo”, str. “Sveta gora” 1, Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria. The group will consist of an equal number of Greek and Bulgarian participants: winemakers, NGOs, local, regional and national authorities, representatives of local and national media.

The main objective of the training in Bulgaria is to present Good European and World Practices in protecting endangered local vine varieties. Participants in the event will have the opportunity to work, share experiences and knowledge and help protect the endangered vine varieties. During the training, you will have the opportunity to make contacts with colleagues from the wine industry and wine-growing, as well as with institutions at local, regional and national level. This in turn can lead to future relationships and partnerships. The training is a kind of platform for cooperation and partnership between industry representatives, local and national institutions and all stakeholders in the cross-border region.

It is planned to organize wine dinners to present traditional local varieties.

Program is attached to this invitation. Free hotel accommodation, food, trainers, training materials and transportation are provided.

Please, confirm your participation no later than 17/09/2019. Further questions about the trip can be obtained at: e-mail: or by phone: + 359 887 991 221, contact person Svetla Tonashka , Project Coordinator.

Attached files :

 20190909_Invitation_VineSOS.pdf , Agenda.pdf , Registration form pratcipants.docx