Use of natural materials for traditional and cultural heritage (old crafts) within sustainable development of tourism and ecology. (working title)

  • Project idea information

    Priority

    Environment and culture responsible Danube region - Foster sustainable use of natural and cultural heritage and resources

    Project Idea Promoter
    (name of the institution)

    Tourist Authority of Koprivnica, Croatia

    Needs and challenges
    (Needs, main problems or challenges to be addressed)

    The cultural heritage is one of the most important element in human history but with today's modernization and pollution the heritage is in danger to complete oblivion. The use of natural materials is best way to show and preserve the nature itself alongside with promotion of cultural and historical heritage of partners regions. The project will deal with tangible and intangible cultural heritage and it's influence on local population and tourism through transnational mobility, multicultural dialog, capacity development (museum, house of tradition), events etc.

    Objectives
    (main and specific objectives to be achieved)

    Main objective is to preserve and promote cultural and historical heritage and to prove the importance of use of natural resources in order with sustainable tourism actions.

    Specific objectives:
    - valorisation of cultural and historical heritage
    - strenghtening transnational cooperation and exchange of knowledge and experience among partners
    - establishment of cultural interactive points (e.g. museum, house of tradition, info points etc.)

    Main results and core outputs

    Better understanding of cultural and historical heritage and their promotion through partners region, EU and abroad. Improved frameworks, capacities and solutions for sustainable tourism in the Danube region based on protection and sustainable use of cultural/industrial heritage and natural resources.
    Combining local and regional stakeholders with dissemination activities in the fields of history, culture and tradition will result in multicultural exchange of knowledge and experience with new marketing and tourism development in Danube region.

    Main foreseen activities

    - dissemination events (historical and cultural character)
    - old craft workshops
    - interactive points for cultural activities
    - establishment of new heritage sphere

    Innovative character of the project idea

    New ways and use of natural and cultural heritage and resources, new development and capacity actions for sustainability, tourism and ecology.

    Estimated Total Budget
    (in EUR)

    1.500.000€ - 2.000.000€

    Estimated duration
    (in months)

    30

  • Partners involved at this stage

    ERDF Partners

    -

    IPA Partners

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    Associated Strategic Partners

    -

  • Partners requested

    ERDF Partners

    tourist organisations, municipalities, universities, museums, regional agencies, old craft associations, cultural and historical associations, etc.

    IPA Partners

    tourist organisations, municipalities, universities, museums, regional agencies, old craft associations, cultural and historical associations, etc.

    Associated Strategic Partners

    -

  • Contact Person

    Name

    Ivona Šimunić

    Address

    Ban Jelačić Square 7

    Country

    Croatia

    Telephone number

    Is the applicant the project's potential Lead Partner?

    If not, is the potential Lead Partner already being chosen?

Programme co-funded by European Union funds (ERDF, IPA, ENI)