Bagera Farmers’ Market

, Iraq

Under the auspices of the respected Mr. Farhad Atrushi, Governor of Dohuk and Mr. Paolo Fontani, Director of UNESCO in Iraq, the Bagera weekly Farmers’ Market was launched on 27th Sept 2019 in Bagera, Dohuk Governorate. The initiative is funded by the European Union with support from the Directorate of Agriculture. Among the market stallholders were 15 women farmers who previously participated in a UNESCO 6-month training course in Agriculture related curriculum. The first day of the market was a great success with many members benefiting from excellent local agricultural produce and products.