Stakeholders of the SMARTER Project

Following a process of identification and selection of organisation representing the different sectors of the animal production chain, three groups of stakeholders were recognised

National Stakeholders

  1. Agris Sardegna, Italy
  2. AHDB, Agricultural and Horticultural Developing Board, UK
  3. AIA, Italian breeders’ association, IT
  4. ANICAP, Goat inter-professional national association, FR
  5. ASSAFE, SP
  6. ASSONAPA, IT
  7. CERTH, Institute of Applied Bioscience, GR
  8. CNBL, National Committee for Dairy Sheep, FR
  9. CONFELAC, SP
  10. Emilio Mauri SpA, IT
  11. FNO, National Sheep Federation, FR
  12. Hungarian Sheep and Goats Breeders’ Association, HU
  13. INATEGA, SP
  14. Milkplan SA, GR
  15. National Sheep Association, UK
  16. Schweizerisches Ziegenzuchverband, CH
  17. Sheep Ireland, IE
  18. Sheep product council, HU

 

Trans-National Stakeholders

  • Agricultural Research Institute, Cyprus
  • FABRE Technological Platform
  • FACE Nertwork
  • FAO
  • Global agenda of action in support of sustainable livestock platform
  • IGA, International Goat Association
  • ILRI
  • Interbull centre
  • SCAR, Standing Committee on Agricultural Research

Support Stakeholders

  1. AGBU, Animal genetic and breeding unit, AUS
  2. AGRESEARCH, NZ
  3. ILLUMINA, world-wide company

The concept that lead to the selection of the above stakeholders was the principle of keeping a representativeness as wider as possible. The field of action of the SMARTER stakeholders include:

  • Academic bodies
  • Breeding organisations
  • Companies dedicated to services to farmers
  • Inter-professional organisations
  • Research and technology companies
  • Cheese and dairy industries
  • Companies dedicated to animal feeding, genetics and health

Stakeholders’ Platform

The stakeholders’ platform is an advisory body including a group of people and organizations representing final users of SMARTER results

Part of the members = stakeholders’ committee linked with the governance. Advising role on the strategy and usefulness of SMARTER outputs

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