A few words about us

Project countries (Greece, Moldova, Georgia and Armenia) share a rich biodiversity and endemism of herb plant species, as well as an interconnected herbal medicine and food historical tradition.


Project partners

The Aristotle University of Thessaloniki is the largest university in Greece. The main campus is located in the centre of the city of Thessaloniki, and covers an area of about 33.4 hectares.
The Center for Agribusiness & Rural Development (CARD) is an Armenian foundation. It was founded in 2005 as the successor to U.S. government development projects in Armenia, first the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s Farm Extension Projec
The “Development Association of Halkidiki SA (LGA)” with the distinct title “ANETXA SA” is a public body anonymous company founded in 1992. The Headquarter offices of ANETXA SA are located in Poligiros, the capital city of Halikidiki.
The Organization for Entrepreneurship Development (ODA) is a public institution with financial autonomy subordinate to the Ministry of Economic Development and Digitalization with the mission of supporting.
Georgian Farmers’ Association (GFA) was founded in 2012. Currently, the organization unites over 4,000 farmers in Georgia. GFA establishes its value to members by giving guidance on governmental programs;

Frequently asked questions

The "Map page" includes all the features of the "Companies Database" page, such as the local search bar, filtering options by partner-countries and sectors, and a list of registered and approved companies. However, in addition to these features, the "Map page" also includes an embedded Google map that displays the locations of all the registered companies. This allows users to visually see the distribution of companies across different countries and sectors. By clicking on the marker on the map, users can access the company page to learn more about the specific company.

Registered users on the HEGO Business E-portal will have the opportunity to create a commercial profile of their enterprise, where they can showcase their products and services. They will also be able to post their products and submit requests for collaborations with other users of the portal, thus facilitating cross-border and international trade links in the sector of growing, producing, promoting, and marketing plants and plant products with commercial value added. This will enable them to establish networks and commercial links with other actors in the sector from the countries of the HEGO project and other countries, thus contributing to the creation of innovative entrepreneurial activities in the herb sector. 

To register in the E-portal HEGO, repeat the following steps:

  1. Access the HEGO site
  2. Click on the „Register” link from header
  3. Complete the form, at least required fields 
  4. Select newsletter(s) to sibscribe
  5. Select checkbox for accord with „Terms and conditions” and „Privacy Policy”
  6. Click on the „Create new account” button
  7. After the portal Administrator checks the Applying for an account and approves the registration of the profile, the User will receive an e-mail message with instructions for setting a Password for the account
  8. Access the link for setting the password
  9. Click on the “Log in” button
  10. Enter new password in the corresponding fields
  11. Click on the “Save” button