About the project

The fundamental aim of this project is to inform primarily the beekeepers about apitherapy and to train them to produce bee products under convenient conditions at conscious, healthy, and definite standards. Another aim is to build up awareness in the people tor the importance of producing, storing, and marketing the products used in apitherapy. 

The training program on healthy and accurate procedures in the production of bee and bee products which are expected to be used in the treatment of some human and animal diseases is primarily addressed to beekeepers and other target groups involved in the production and marketing of bee products used in apitherapy. 


The e-learning course includes ten modules in the field of proper production, processing and storage of bee products used in apitherapy, such as: honey, propolis, pollen, royal jelly, bee venom, beeswax and others. in addition, the course includes information on environmental contamination of bee products, standardization and certification of bee products and legal status of bee products and apitherapy. Each module consists of 25-30 slides fully integrated with e-learning environment. Moreover, the application of e-learning course tor mobile phones will be developed to facilitate learning and let trainee flexibly manage his/her learning time. 


The course has been enhanced with numerous manual videos and podcasts with beekeeping experts on the practical production of high quality bee products. 


The innovative and user-attractive with numerous pictures, graphs and charts handbook content will reflect the content of the e­learning course and will be available both in paper form and as e­book.

MEDI-BEEB project consortium consists of 6 partner institutions (four universities, one beekeeper association and one agriculture association) from four countries.