Euroclub Woman, as project partner in the project “CRAFTS – NETWORK for joint initiatives for their protection, promotion and turning them into tourist attractions”, (CB 005.2.23.022), funded by the Interreg-IPA cross-border programme Bulgaria – Turkey 2014-2020, is pleased to invite participants from Bulgaria to take part in final international conference of the above stated project – „ TOURIST ATTRACTIONS ASSOCIATED WITH THE PRODUCTS, TRADITIONS AND CUSTOMS OF THE TRADITIONAL CRAFTS FROM THE REGION OF BULGARIA AND TURKEY“ , in Yambol, Bulgaria.
THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE WILL TAKE PLACE BETWEEN 22-23 OCTOBER 2020 IN THE TOWN OF YAMBOL, BULGARIA.
The event aims to present the achieved indicators of the project, the analysis of the project study, to provide an opportunity for representatives from both countries to discuss the main topic of the project, namely – the development of crafts as tourist attractions. Based on the exchanged experience during the event, recommendations will be made to local and regional authorities to promote the development of crafts and present them as tourist attractions.
- Seminar part “TOURIST ATTRACTIONS RELATED TO THE PRODUCTS, TRADITIONS AND CUSTOMS OF THE TRADITIONAL CRAFTS FROM THE REGION” on 22.10.2020 – presentation of the historical and cultural resources in the field and the opportunities for their development in the field of tourism.
- Organized site visit on 23.10.2020, in the cross-border region of Yambol, Bulgaria, an example of the use of historical and cultural heritage in the field of crafts as part of the tourism sector.
You can find the agenda of the event here.
Representatives of the target group of the project from the region of Yambol, Bulgaria are invited to take part in the international event to have the opportunity to discuss the topics of the project with the representatives from the region of Lalapaşa, Turkey. This will provide an opportunity for exchange of experience and discussions between the representatives from Bulgaria and Turkey involved in the event. Please see the program, for details on the logistics of the event, regarding the participation of the Bulgarian representatives.
The lead partner of the project is the Union of Lalpasa for providing services in villages, Turkey, and Euroclub Woman is a partner from Bulgaria. The project is implemented under priority axis 2 “Sustainable Tourism”, specific objective 2.3: increasing the networking for development of sustainable tourism through cross-border cooperation initiatives from the second call for projects proposals under the programme for cross-border Cooperation Interreg-IPA Bulgaria-Turkey 2014-2020.
The international conference will include 40 participants from the region of Lalapasa, Turkey, representatives of the target group of the project, namely: craftsmen, amateur craftsmen, representatives of craft associations, experts from the tourism sector, representatives of the media. they, citizens and tourists from the cross-border region of Lalapaşa, Turkey.