Azerbaijan simplifies agricultural analysis and forecasting


May 31, Fineko/abc.az. The Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) helps Azerbaijan improve agricultural analysis and forecasting.

Firdovsi Fikretzadeh, the head of Strategic Analysis & Planning Department of the Ministry of Agriculture of Azerbaijan, has stated that FAO holds a 30-day workshop for local professionals.

"The seminar will present an advanced model of agricultural analysis and forecasting, which is now used countries of the European Union. A model to conform to the Azerbaijani specifics and be applied in our country will be selected following the upcoming June’s presentation of other models," Fikretzade said.

He pointed out that the applied model will be used to determine the strategic and priority directions for development in the medium- and long-term prospect, as well as to define the spheres for subsidizing and improving the agricultural insurance mechanisms.


Keywords: FAO