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Project results

The COFAMI project studied the potential role of collective farmers's marketing inititaives in finding adequate responses to changing market and policy conditions (for details see 'Variety of COFAMIs across Europe'). More specifically it aimed to identfy the social, economic, cultural and political factors that limit or enable the development of such initiatives (see 'Limiting and enabling factors'). The core of the research project comprise of 18 case-studies in 10 countries (see' Case studies'). The project seeked also to explore the societal impact of COFAMIs and to identify viable strategies and support measures to enhance the operating as well as societal perfromance of of collective farmers' marketing initiatives (see 'Societal impact of COFAMIs').

Project results variety case studies limiting factors societal impact


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Logo EUThe project acknowledges the financial support of the Commission of the European Community under the 6th Framework Programme “Integrating and Strengthening the European Research Area, Policy-oriented Research”. Logo 6th Framework Programme