WHAT DO YOU KNOW ABOUT TROPICAL BIOECONOMICS?


Bioeconomics is without a doubt the economic model of the future!

It brings together economic activities linked to innovation, production, development and the use of products with processes from the living and renewable world. It is tropical because it is based on environmentally friendly production and the use of all of the resources and richness which is teaming beneath our feet.

It focuses on markets in the areas of crop yields, industrial processes (food processing, environment, energy, etc.), and human and animal health.

MAIN SECTORS

  • Sugar cane
  • Fruit and vegetables
  • Aromatic plants, for fragrancing or medicinal purposes
  • Horticulture and other crop production
  • Fishing and aquaculture
  • Animal rearing
  • Microalga
  • The food processing industry
  • Health and wellbeing
  • The environment

MAIN MARKETS

  • Foodstuffs and functional food
  • Bioenergy
  • Biofertilisers
  • Eco-products
  • E-health
  • Tropical natural extracts
  • Bio-sourced materials and products
  • Plants and seeds

ACCREDITATION: WHY AND HOW


10 reasons to join us


Why get a project accredited?

 

It is a recognisable sign of excellence

  • It is sign of recognition that the project is of technological interest and that it is deemed as feasible by a panel of experts
  • It gives access to specific financing
  • It is the result of partnerships with a highly skilled network with unique know-how
  • It shows consistency with dynamic regional and national projects initiated by the association following its strategic approach

 

Access to specific financing

 

Improved visibility

  • Access to communication tools
  • Bringing the project to the public's attention by the association and with your agreement

 

Project evaluation criteria

  • Innovative character
  • Beneficial for the land
  • Commercial strategy, marketing & communication
  • Management & Organisation
  • Financially sound

 

Project accreditation process

  • Complete a project application via the “contact us”page!
  • Present the project orally to an expert committee
  • Qualitropic will inform you of its decision in view of the committee's opinion

 

Project evaluation

For each project the expert committee supplies a justified opinion, which may be:
 

  • Accreditation of the project, with or without particular conditions
  • Delay of accreditation whilst awaiting extra information
  • Denial of accreditation if the project is not deemed to fulfil the criteria