The CEO of Netherlands Senior Experts (PUM), Thijs van Praag ,signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) last spring with the Center for Agribusiness and Rural Development (CARD). After obtaining successful results, the agreement is being continued.
The Foundation PUM Netherlands Senior Experts (the Netherlands), represented by Country Coordinator for Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia Otto Wagenaar and the Center for Agribusiness and Rural Development Foundation (Armenia), represented by Deputy Director Sevak Manukyan, signed a Memorandum of Understanding on April 21, 2011.
In September 2010, CARD launched a new initiative on introduction of new pollination systems for greenhouse vegetables through bumblebees. CARD specialists learnt about the new technology at the Study tour in the Netherlands supported and organized by Dutch governmental organization PUM - Netherlands Senior Experts (having over thirty years of experience in advising businesses in developing countries and emerging markets).