1st Working Group Meeting
27 February 2018

Project Kick-Off Meeting

“Prevention of Water Contamination from Point Sources with Plant Protection Products by Improving Extension Specialists' Vocational Qualifications” (ProtectLife) Project Opening Meeting was held on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 10:00 at the Mehmet Akif Ersoy Meeting Hall of the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock. At the opening, Project Coordinator Dr.Arzu AYDAR gave general information about the project.

Then Dr.Sait ERTÜRK, Director of Plant Protection Central Research Institute, addressed the audience. Deputy General Director of Directorate of Food and Control Dr. Yunus BAYRAM emphasized the importance of the project. Project partners; Prof.Dr.Sc.Andrâs SZEKÂCS from NAIK in Hungary, Dr.Grzegorz DORUCHOWSKI from INHORT in Poland, Dr.Roxana CICEOI from USAMV, Dr. Yunus BAYRAM from General Directorate of Food and Control, Prof. Dr. Ali İhsan ACAR from Department of Agricultural Machinery and Technologies Engineering, Ankara University Faculty of Agriculture, Dr.Mesut GÖLBAŞI from UTEM and Selami İLERİ from TARMAKBİR made introductory presentations after the given break.