03/09/2015

Prolepsis Institute distributed 3.6 tons of peaches

Prolepsis Institute distributed 3.6 tons of peaches on Thursday 27/8 within the framework of the Social Partnership “Amaltheia”, an initiative by the Municipality of Amaroussion. This action forms part of the Commission Delegated Regulation No 1031/2014 which provides support measures for producers of certain fruit and vegetables and also of the Joint Ministerial Decision (Ref. Number 3320/89565) issued by the competent ministries of Rural Development and of Labor & Social Security. The fruit were distributed in underprivileged areas through the network of the Food Aid and Promotion of Healthy Nutrition Program – DIATROFI.

The distribution of fruit and vegetables is carried out by several Social Partnerships established to serve the purposes of the Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived (FEAD) which supports EU countries' actions to provide material assistance to the most deprived. Prolepsis Institute is a member of the Social Partnership““Amaltheia”, composed by six municipalities of Northern Attica (Amaroussion, Lykovrisi - Pefki, Penteli, Filothei – Psychiko, Papagou – Holargos, Metamorfosi).