AGRICOMPET - Governing the Agri-Food Supply Chain: How to Improve Smallholders’ Competitiveness

Research Projects

Aslı Deniz Helvacıoğlu, Gökhan Özertan, Arzu Tektaş

Funding: The Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area (PRIMA) / TÜBİTAK

Web site:

Objectives: To create a menu of solutions to help small producers and processors improve their competitiveness. This objective also entails four operational ones:

  • The identification of successful organizational and management solutions.
  • The co-creation of solutions adapted to particular contexts and challenges.
  • The rationalization of these success cases.
  • The dissemination of the solutions identified among smallholders, producers organizations, practitioners, and policymakers to encourage their adoption.

Consortium: The consortium consists of seven universities/research institutions from Mediterranean countires. Besides Boğaziçi University, there are institutions from Spain, Italy, Greece and France.