AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
Environment
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  • Water Resources
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  •  Pollution and Waste Management
  • Watershed Management
  • Climate Change
  • Forestry 
  • Water Resources
  • Management
Social Development
  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
  • Local Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Civil Society Strengthening
Social Development
  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
  • Local Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Civil Society Strengthening
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  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development
Economic Development
  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development

Strengthening the Veterinary Services

Country: Montenegro

Sector(s): Agriculture and rural development

Date: 03/2014 - 09/2015

Client / Beneficiary: EC - Delegation to Ukraine

Financing Agency: IPA

Project Value: 69,832 €

Description of the project and Services provided:

The Project supported the Montenegro Veterinary Directorate and Veterinary Inspectorate to improve their overall ability and capacity for the implementation of the «EU Acquis» and Accession Partnership commitments.

To achieve these objectives, the project developed the following specific actions:
The transposition of the prioritised «EU Acquis » into the national legislation accompanied by the preparation of guidelines for the implementation of the new procedures, the redaction of inspection manuals and check lists for the enforcement of the new adopted legal provisions and the prepartion of an integrated multi-annual control plan (MACP).
The professional Human Resource Development of the Veterinary Administration is ensured by an intensive training programme in Montenegro and study tours in EU Member States at the scope to verify the implementation in the field of systems prepared by the project for Montenegro.
The I&R system for pigs is designed and implemented with the support of specific database prepared by the project technical assistance. The animal I&R is integrated by the design of the systems for dogs and bees hives. Technical specification are drafted for the procurement of ear-tags financed by the MARD.

Services provided:

  • Human resource management/development
  • Institutional capacity building/strengthening
  • Drafting of procedures, guidelines, monitoring and contingency plans in the Animal Health sector
  • Training of veterinary officers
  • Development of the animal identification system for pigs
  • Procurement and implementation of animal ID activities for pigs
  • Update of the veterinary information system
  • Legal approximation to the acquis communaitaire
  • Organisation of studiy tours
  • Design and implementation of awareness campaings

Subsectors of activities:

  • EU Enlargement
  • Building and developing local capacity
  • Communication strategies
  • IT (Information technology)
  • Epidemiology
  • Animal Health and Veterinary
  • Animal Identification & Registration
  • Animal Welfare
  • Laboratory