Conservation and sustainable use of genetic resources of medicinal plants

/Conservation and sustainable use of genetic resources of medicinal plants

Conservation and sustainable use of genetic resources of medicinal plants in the region of Malesia e Madhe, Shkoder through training and awareness of the value chain actors

Study tour

On July 31, 2014 we realized a training course and study tour with farmers and MAPs harvesters, collectors, traders, representatives of Shkodra Prefecture and sub/Prefecture of Malesia e Madhe and MADA experts.

The training course focused on MAPs sustainable cultivation and harvesting techniques and methods combined with field visits to model farms of Koplik zone on MAPs cultivation, and visits of model companies on MAPs collection, drying, labeling and storage in Koplik and visit of MAPs habitats in mountain area of Razma. In this training participated in total 35 people and 25 of them were women.

Training Courses

We carried out a training course with farmers, harvesters and collectors of medicinal plants in Koplik on 30 June 2014 related to medicinal plants harvesting and collection techniques, methods and time. In this training participated in total 30 people in which 20 of them were women and 10 people were men. This training was carried out in the field cultivated with sage, lavandula and thymus.