Education Assessment Mission – Education in Rural Development in Serbia
2002; Yugoslavia; FAO
Itad was contracted by FAO (Food and Agriculture Organisation) to study the role of education in rural development in Serbia. The study aimed at developing, in collaboration with local educational and agricultural authorities, the priorities, the focus and content of a project for improving education for the local rural population.
A large number of consultations were held with stakeholders from the agriculture and education sectors and government to produce a project proposal to implement a project on education for rural development.
The FAO Regional Office for Europe and the Sustainable Development Department FAO Rome have contracted a number of studies in the region to investigate the role of education in enhancing agriculture, rural development and food security in the Balkans through an Education Assessment Mission.Image © Roma housing in Vranje, Serbia. Photo Credit: Mustafa Skenderi / United Nations.