Syntesa will be present at Asia-Pacific Trade Facilitation Forum on Bangkok


Dr Heiner Lehr will present two sessions: Agri-food supply chain efficiency and Trade Facilitation for Agricultural and Food Products

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP, and Asian Development Bank (ADB) hold the sixth Asia-Pacific Trade Facilitation Forum (APTFF) under the theme of "Trade Facilitation for Inclusive Development" to which Syntesa has been invited.


Heiner Lehr meets Minister for Agriculture of Bhutan


Consultancy for UN on food traceability in Bhutan

Syntesa partner Dr Heiner Lehr recently met Minister for Agriculture of Bhutan and other high level officials in an event organised by The United Nations' Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP, www.unescap.orgto discuss the implementation of food traceability.


MareFrame: Workshop on Interactive Learning Tool

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On May 7 – 9 2014, a MareFrame workshop was held in Tórshavn, Faroe Islands.

The aim of the workshop was to kick-start the development work of the interactive learning tool to be developed based on the MareFrame decision support framework. Representatives from the MareFrame partner institutions of University of Tromsø, NRC Europe, ICES, Syntesa and Tøkni participated in the workshop.


Youris filmation already available and CommNet have recently published the teaser about ALL-SMART-PIGS, project that Syntesa coordinates.

Video at - "Big brother enters pig farms" / Article at - "Pig farmers get smart"

Video at - "Big brother enters pig farms" / Article at - "Pig farmers get smart" shoot ALL-SMART-PIGS

Syntesa arrange two days shooting to boost ALL-SMART-PIGS dissemination.

youris-filming1sA team from Youris.comportal on high consideration for the European Comission and rely on a very large distribution network for their video productions, was shooting in 18th and 19th of March all related to ALL-SMART-PIGS european project that Syntesa is coordinating and will demonstrate the viability of smart farming technologies in European pig farming. 



PLF and antibiotic free pig farming


Syntesa participate in the third focus group meeting on antibiotic free pig farming.

ALL-SMART-PIGS, european research project coordinated by Syntesa, was invited to join this meeting where DG AGRI of the European Commission brought experts in animal health to its third focus group meeting on antibiotic free pig farming.



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GLOBALG.A.P. technical livestock committee listens to ALL-SMART-PIGS.

Heiner Lehr was invited by GLOBALG.A.P., a holder of internationally well-accepted agricultural production standards, to present smart farming in pigs and poultry..


Press Release: Launch of the MareFrame Project

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“Co-creating Ecosystem-based Fisheries Management Solutions“

On January 1st, 2014, a new EC-funded research and technological development project was launched, called “Co-creating Ecosystem-based Fisheries Management Solutions“ (acronym: MareFrame).


Preparing for MareFrame

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The MareFrame kickoff meeting will be held on February 11-13 in Reykjavik, Iceland. Syntesa is a project partner, with the responsibility of the Synthesis & training development work package. Moreover Syntesa also contributes to several other work packages.


Successful Jobmatch 2013


Syntesa successfully coordinated the 5th annual Jobmatch fair, setting records both in highest number of stands and amount of visitors to date.

There were 33 stands with Faroese companies and public institutions, increasing from 25 one year earlier. Moreover, there was an increase in visitors by 40% reaching more than 420. 


Agrifood Chain Information Management for Trade Facilitation


Guide has been submitted to UN ESCAP.

The Agrifood Chain Information Management for Trade Facilitation Guide has the purpose of building the capacity of Government officials and other stakeholders in developing countries to support the development of paperless systems for agri/food trade facilitation.