Enhancing knowledge and building relationships were the aims of the second “USAMV Bucharest Agricultural Economics and Policy Summer School”
The University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Bucharest hosted the second Enhance project Summer School between 18 and 22 September 2017 with a focus on “Policy Evaluation in Agriculture”. The event gathered 23 participants (14 ladies and 9 gentlemen), of 15 nationalities: Chilean, Croatian, Dutch, German, Indian, Iranian, Italian, Lithuanian, Nepalese, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Swiss, Turkish and Vietnamese, aged between 22 and 39 years (See photos from the opening ceremony).
The lecturers have a wide background in teaching and research with impressive results in Agricultural Policy and Policy Evaluation. Dr. Dr. Habil. Stefan Mann is Head of the Socioeconomics research group at Federal Research Centre for Agriculture (AGROSCOPE), Tänikon, Switzerland and Dr. Matthias Stolze is Head of the Department of Socioeconomics, Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL), Frick, Switzerland.
They conducted the lectures by mixing their knowledge and experience, in a way that the participants had the chance to absorb all the information. The lectures were intensive, with theoretical sessions, practical works, group works, presentations and instant feedback from the lecturers. (See photos from the courses)
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