Research on results and impacts of the RDP 2014-2020 on competitiveness of agribusiness

Ministry of Forestry and Agriculture

The Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 aims at improving the competitiveness of agribusiness. MDI acted as a subcontractor in the evaluation of its competitiveness element. The evaluation was led by PTT. The work was mainly based on monitoring and statistical data. The evaluation aimed at being as counterfactual as possible. The evaluation was conducted in three phases: In 2017, the focus was on the results of the programme while in 2019 this changed to its effectiveness. In 2018 the evaluation group wrote a draft final report. Work was concluded in 2019.