[REFAT] Kick-off meeting

[REFAT] Kick-off meeting

9 July, 2020

Kick-off meeting : Accompaniment of the 10 entrepreneurs of the REFAT project for the implementation of 10 photovoltaic pumping pilot systems

Within the framework of the REFAT project "Renewable energies for agricultural and rural development in Tunisia", 10 young promoters who were selected to benefit from a seed fund (40,000 DT each) in order to create their agricultural-service companies. These newly created companies were entrusted with the mission of setting up 10 photovoltaic pumping stations as pilot sites in the target regions of the REFAT project: Kasserine, Gafsa, Sidi Bouzid, Sousse and Kairouan. 

MEDREC, as the executing agency, provided technical assistance to the 10 promoters for the proper implementation of the 10 pilot installations. 

During this kick-off meeting, the 10 young graduates were put in contact with the technical experts chosen by MEDREC for their support in the field.