New Project “Next level adventure tourism in Mavrovo-Rostushe & Dibra”


Description

The Project “Next level adventure tourism in Mavrovo-Rostushe & Dibra”

 

Financed by:  The European Union represented by the Delegation of the Europian to the former Yugoslav Republic of North Macedonia

 

Cross-border Programme the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia – Albania under the Instrument of Pre-accession Assistance (IPA II) allocations for, allocations 2016-2017

 

The project is implemented by:

 

·         Albanian Local Capacity Development Foundation (ALCDF)

·         Association for Active Tourism Explorer 2018 Ohrid

·         Keshilli I Qarkut Diber (Diber Regional Council)

·         Municipality of Mavrovo and Rostusha 

 

The Project Objectives:

 

Overall objective: Further develop the economic sector of adventure tourism in Mavrovo-Rostushe and Diber cross border by creation of new active products and increasing the numbers of domestic and foreign visitors.

 

 

Specific objectives:

 

i.        To increase the number of jobs for the inhabitants of Mavrovo-Rostushe & Diber region through improved touristic services/products

ii.        To create business opportunities for service providers and tourism operators from both countries

iii.        To promote Mavrovo-Rostushe and Diber cross border region as one adventure destination for active tourism.

 

 

Target area:

Polog Region, population of Mavrovo and Rostushe Municipality

Dibër Region population of Municipality of Dibër;

 

Target group and beneficiaries:

All kinds of tourism service providers in both countries; Domestic and foreign tourist engaged in adventure activities in the Mavrovo-Rostushe and Diber cross border region; Local people with their facilities like (accommodation, restaurants, souvenir shops, supermarkets and small stores, info points and stores with home products) from Mavrovo-Rostushe and Diber cross border region;Local Businesses

 

Project duration: 30 months (1st January 2020 – 30 June 2022)

 

Budget: 677,729.00 € ; EU contribution: 576,069.00 € (85%) ; EU contribution percentage: 85%

GENERAL INFORMATION ON THE PROJECT

Results: 

1. To increase the number of jobs for the inhabitants of Mavrovo-Rostushe & Diber region through improved touristic services/products

 

2. To create business opportunities for service providers and tourism operators from both countries

 

3. To promote Mavrovo-Rostushe and Diber cross border region as one adventure destination or active tourism

  • Region:

    • Tirane