We’re working to achieve sustainable and innovative agricultural practices to ensure development in all districts...2014 - 2023 REGIONAL PLAN
The rural economy faces issues such as climate change, natural resource pollution, lack of food security and limited job opportunities. 33% of İzmir is agricultural land, and it is vital that these issues are resolved. A holistic and sustainable development approach is necessary to reduce development disparity between the ditricts of İzmir.
In this context, we prioritize ensuring safe food production in agriculture, spreading innovative, high value added and sustainable production practices and technology use as well as diversifying non-agricultural job opportunities in rural areas
Strategy and Analyses
Peninsula Sustainable Development Strategy
The peninsula including the western districts Urla, Karaburun, Çeşme, Seferihisar and Güzelbahçe contains important values in terms of olive and vineyard culture, unique agricultural patterns and seafood variety. The aim of this study is to determine the economic, social and cultural values of the region with the contributions of the locals and to generate new project ideas for the sustainable development of these values.VIEW →
Aquaculture Sector Strategy
The sectoral development strategy for İzmir, wich has a 584 km Aegean coastline and various other water resources within its borders, is determined on this studyVIEW →