SASA Project (Sustainable Agriculture Support to Albania)
relates to a development project that came to an end in2011. Funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the Swiss State Secretariat for EconomicAffairs (SECO), the SASA project aimed to boost overall economic and rural development through the creation of important income for the rural population while ensuring sustainable production practices and market development foragricultural quality products from Albania. This document presents the project’s main results relating mainly to its lastphase (2009 – 2011), which was based on the application of the
Participatory Market Chain Approach (PMCA)
, aparticipatory intervention methodology to trigger market-led commercial, technical, and institutional innovations.