Mr Patrick Torrent - President of NECSTouR, Catalan Tourism Board and Mr Hamid Kamil - Promotions and Business Tourism Director at the Paris Region Tourist Board - met on the 13th of November in Paris to discuss about the future cooperation among the two organisations.
The International Workshop 'Towards Sustainable Coastal and Maritime Tourism Communities' held recently at the European Parliament in Brussels, in the framework of the Interreg MED Project MITOMED+ (Models of Integrated Tourism in the MEDiterranean Plus), concluded with a renewed call for community participation to improve the sustainability performance of coastal and maritime destinations.
On the occasion of the European Tourism Day 2018, Ms Eija Raasakka, Project Manager at the Lapland University of Applied Sciences has been invited to intervene on "Value creation and smart innovation in EU tourism", presenting the initiative "Digitalisation and Safety for Tourism", under the Smart Specialisation Platform for Industrial Modernisation (S3P-Industry), by the European Commission.
NECSTouR has been one of the protagonists of the 2018 edition of the International Conference for Cultural Tourism in Europe, organised in Pafos (Cyprus) on the 25-27 October 2018 by the European Cultural Tourism Network.
A representative of NECSTouR has been invited to present its experience on Indicators at the 2018 Meeting of the International Network of Sustainable Tourism Observatories (INSTO) of the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), organised in Madrid, on the 22-23 October 2018.
Mrs Ana Moniche and Inmaculada Gallego from the Region of Andalusia, intervened as Leaders of NECSTouR Working Group on Indicators and presented the advances of the MITOMED+ initiative as a good practice on translating Destinations Needs into Data Needs.
…camminare, pedalare, cavalcare, navigare per oltre 600 chilometri su antiche restere fluviali, secolari ferrovie dismesse, suggestivi cammini spirituali, ippovie tra colli e vigneti, sinuosi fiumi di risorgiva e città d’acqua uniche al mondo: tutto questo è Green tour – Verde in movimento!
Un’innovativa proposta di rigenerazione territoriale incentrata su benessere psicofisico e salute.
On the occasion of the European Tourism Forum 2018, Mr Boštjan BRUMEN, Head of Internationalisation at the Slovenian Chamber of Tourism and Hospitality has been invited to intervene on "Strategic planning for sustainable tourism development".