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Great success for wine Promed during the meeting of the CIHEAM

The "Promed" wines promed involved in a tasting in Malta at the IX edition of the Meeting of Ministers of Agriculture of the Member States of the CIHEAM (Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies).
The meeting, which was held in Valletta on 26th and 27th September, saw the participation of 13 countries of the Mediterranean: Italy, France, Spain, Portugal, Malta, Greece, Albania, Turkey, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia , Egypt and Lebanon. The summit was also attended by European Commissioners Dacian Ciolos (Agriculture), and John Dalli (Health and Consumer Policy) and the chairman of the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development of the European Parliament, Paolo De Castro. 
The central themes of the meeting were food security and price volatility of agricultural commodities. The countries that have participated in the summit supported the need to have strategies and policies for agricultural and rural development, with the aim of ensuring food security for its citizens. Member of the CIHEAM have decided to strengthen the policies of cooperation and collaboration, sharing information and analysis that can lead to mutual growth. Have been established, also shared initiatives to ensure a fruitful exchange of knowledge in the agricultural and rural sector among the countries of the Mediterranean.
But the meeting was an important opportunity to present the project Promed through the tasting of experimental wines produced during 2011, combined with a selection of cheeses presented by CoRFiLaC, a research institution Sicilian leader of a separate project financed in the Italy-Malta 2007/2013.

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