TECOS representatives Vesna Žepič and Dominik Kobold took part on the kick-off meeting in Aydin, Turkey, where the project activities formally started and the key tasks were coordinated.
The project lasts 15 months and comprises 6 partners from Turkey, Italy, Czech Republic, Poland and Slovenia with two additional partners from Turkey with the status ob observers.
The goal of the project is to strengthen the enterpreneurial cooperation through exchange of good practices in the field of SME support in various EU countries and Turkey, to gather information of protection of local and national brands and prepare a brochure of supporting organizations and programmes in all participating countries.
A large presentational event also took place in the frame of the project, where besides the coordinator, organization Markayder, also other consortium partners presented ourselves. We also visited the successful turkish company Tariš, which is world renowned for production and export of highest quality figs.