S&T MED and sustainable tourism in Mediterranean Marine Protected Areas (MPAs)

70 managers and partners from 110 MPAs in 18 Mediterranean countries are now meeting in in Cabras, Sardinia, Italy for a regional experience-sharing workshop on the development of sustainable tourism in Mediterranean Marine Protected Areas.

 

The meeting is organized by MedPan , the network of Marine Protected Area (MPA) managers in the Mediterranean, in collaboration with S&TMed and MEET (Mediterranean Experiences of Eco-Tourism) projects and in cooperation with other organisations around the Mediterranean. This event is part of the “Sinis week” from 23 to 27 November 2015 that will also include a field trip to the “Sinis Peninsula and Mal di Ventre Island” MPA, including visits to its archaeological heritage.

For further information in Italian, please visit http://www.areamarinasinis.it/A-Cabras-il-workshop-internazionale-sul-Turismo-Sostenibile-nel-Mediterraneo/index.aspx?m=107&f=1&idn=780

S&T MED presents its vision and strategic approach at the International Conference “Culture, cultural diversity and sustainable development: opportunities and new challenges for the Mediterranean”

S&T MED has presented its vision, strategy and main results at the international Conference “Culture, cultural diversity and sustainable development: opportunities and new challenges for the Mediterranean”, jointly organized by MiBACT (Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism), MAECI (Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation) and Municipality of Palermo and held in Palermo, on 10th and 11th November 2015.

The theme of the Conference “Culture, cultural diversity and sustainable development: opportunities and new challenges for the Mediterranean” offered an important opportunity to debate common challenges and opportunities in the Mediterranean.

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S&T MED at the WTM, the world-leading event for the tourism industry

 

S&T MED participated with a dedicated stand in the World Travel Market that took place in London between 2 and 5 November 2015. S&T MED participated as “responsible tourism initiative” and was allowed to use, by reason of that, a specific ”responsible” logo designed by WTM and supported by the World Tourism Organization of the United Nations (UN-WTO), in recognition of its commitment toward sustainability and responsibility in tourism.

Networking with “responsible tourism” operators, contacts with sector journalists and bloggers, meetings with sustainable tourism professionals are some of the outcomes of S&T MED’s participation…

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S&T MED and sustainable tourism in Mediterranean Marine Protected Areas (MPAs)

70 managers and partners from 110 MPAs in 18 Mediterranean countries are now meeting in in Cabras, Sardinia, Italy for a regional experience-sharing workshop on the development of sustainable tourism in Mediterranean Marine Protected Areas.

 

The meeting is organized by MedPan , the network of Marine Protected Area (MPA) managers in the Mediterranean, in collaboration with S&TMed and MEET (Mediterranean Experiences of Eco-Tourism) projects and in cooperation with other organisations around the Mediterranean. This event is part of the “Sinis week” from 23 to 27 November 2015 that will also include a field trip to the “Sinis Peninsula and Mal di Ventre Island” MPA, including visits to its archaeological heritage.

For further information in Italian, please visit http://www.areamarinasinis.it/A-Cabras-il-workshop-internazionale-sul-Turismo-Sostenibile-nel-Mediterraneo/index.aspx?m=107&f=1&idn=780

S&T MED presents its vision and strategic approach at the International Conference “Culture, cultural diversity and sustainable development: opportunities and new challenges for the Mediterranean”

S&T MED has presented its vision, strategy and main results at the international Conference “Culture, cultural diversity and sustainable development: opportunities and new challenges for the Mediterranean”, jointly organized by MiBACT (Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism), MAECI (Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation) and Municipality of Palermo and held in Palermo, on 10th and 11th November 2015.

The theme of the Conference “Culture, cultural diversity and sustainable development: opportunities and new challenges for the Mediterranean” offered an important opportunity to debate common challenges and opportunities in the Mediterranean.

IMG_1358 IMG_1362 IMG_1366 IMG_1370

S&T MED at the WTM, the world-leading event for the tourism industry

 

S&T MED participated with a dedicated stand in the World Travel Market that took place in London between 2 and 5 November 2015. S&T MED participated as “responsible tourism initiative” and was allowed to use, by reason of that, a specific ”responsible” logo designed by WTM and supported by the World Tourism Organization of the United Nations (UN-WTO), in recognition of its commitment toward sustainability and responsibility in tourism.

Networking with “responsible tourism” operators, contacts with sector journalists and bloggers, meetings with sustainable tourism professionals are some of the outcomes of S&T MED’s participation…

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