Project - SusTEn Mechanism (Sustainable Tourism Entrepreneurship Mechanism): Approaching Territorial Sustainability through Developing Tourism and Culture based Entrepreneurship

the Programme: 2007 - 2013 Programme MED

Description


Description: SusTEn stresses on Sustainable Natural and Cultural Resources’ Management, taking as cornerstone the Sustainable Regional Socio-economic Development and specifying on Sustainable Tourism Businesses. The concept stands on the fact that -as shown by international practice- territorial scale sustainable development interventions: -Constitute parameters of vital importance for implementing socio-economic National and EU policies. -Presuppose strategies, policies and measures inspired from: a) Integrated approach on sustainable socio-economic growth, b) Synthetic exploitation of comparative advantages, c) Active and wide participation of all Actors concerned. -Can utilize sustainable tourism as a sound basis upon which economic development could be built, whilst effective strategies for sustainable natural and cultural resources’ management could be deployed. SusTEn addresses the corresponding needs through: --Focusing on sustainable tourism and its various forms, as well as on the improvement of competitiveness at products’ and territories’ levels. --Designing and establishing an integrated framework to effectively support and promote territorial level sustainable tourism initiatives and involving qualified tourism enterprises and local Actors of all related categories. --Acting both locally and internationally for achieving significant added value from the knowledge and know–how point of view, as well as for achieving wide promotion of the territories and their assets targeted.
Achievements: State of the art of project implementation since the project start 1.1:communication&mass media office 1.2: website 1.3: 3 newsletters 1.4: design&content of the project's promotional material (Logo - Brochure - Folder - Notepad - Poster). 1.5: the CD - the handbook 1.6: a) International Congress in Patras, b) 6 Dissemination-Mainstreaming Conferences in the rest of the partnership 1.7: press releases, Published Articles, Mass Media Publicity 2.1: Project Management - Coordination - Implementation Instruments - Project Management - Coordination Events and Minutes - Project's Progress and Final Reports 2.2: The Project Management System and its Manual 2.3: The Project's Intranet - Project Management Software Application 2.4: Auditors' Reports 2.5: External Evaluation Reports (2 Interim - 1 Final) 3.1 - 3.2 - 3.3: Implementation of these activities & validation 4.1 - 4.2 - 4.3 - 4.4 - 4.5 - 4.6 - 4.7 - 4.8 - 4.9 : Implementation of these activities & validation 5.1 - 5.2 - 5.3 - 5.4 - 5.5 - 5.6 - 5.7 - 5.8 - 5.9: Implementation of these activities & validation Latest project activities and outputs 1.1:communication&mass media office 1.2: website 1.3: 3 newsletters 1.4: design&content of the project's promotional material (Logo - Brochure - Folder - Notepad - Poster). 1.5: the CD - the handbook 1.6: a) International Congress in Patras, b) 6 Dissemination-Mainstreaming Conferences in the rest of the partnership 1.7: press releases, Published Articles, Mass Media Publicity 2.1: Project Management - Coordination - Implementation Instruments - Project Management - Coordination Events and Minutes - Project's Progress and Final Reports 2.2: The Project Management System and its Manual 2.3: The Project's Intranet - Project Management Software Application 2.4: Auditors' Reports 2.5: External Evaluation Reports (2 Interim - 1 Final) 3.1 - 3.2 - 3.3: Implementation of these activities & validation 4.1 - 4.2 - 4.3 - 4.4 - 4.5 - 4.6 - 4.7 - 4.8 - 4.9 : Implementation of these activities & validation 5.1 - 5.2 - 5.3 - 5.4 - 5.5 - 5.6 - 5.7 - 5.8 - 5.9: Implementation of these activities & validation Next key steps for the project The project has been completed. Future capitalization activities are being discussed with the partners and are under schedule to be implemented.



Project Summary


Project name (EN): SusTEn Mechanism (Sustainable Tourism Entrepreneurship Mechanism): Approaching Territorial Sustainability through Developing Tourism and Culture based Entrepreneurship
Project acronym: SusTEn

Period: 2007-2013
Date of latest update: 2014-04-05

Web: http://www.programmemed.eu/index.php?id=5175&L=1

Project start date: 2009-04-01
Project end date: 2012-03-31
Project status: Closed

Total budget/expenditure: EUR 1.594.800,00
European Union funding: EUR 1.210.500,00

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Partners Data


Lead Partner (EN): LABORATORY OF RESEARCH AND TOURISM SATELLITE ACCOUNT - UNIVERSITY OF PATRAS
Lead Partner: LABORATORY OF RESEARCH AND TOURISM SATELLITE ACCOUNT - UNIVERSITY OF PATRAS
Address: Department of Business Administration - University Campus, RIO - PATRAS, Greece
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Address: KATEXAKI 56, ATHENS, Greece
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Address: 6, Dragatsaniou st., Athens, Greece
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Address: Via Savelli,128, Padova, Italy
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Address: via Roma 10 , Ragusa , Italy
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Address: Corso del Popolo 146/d , Venezia Mestre, Italy
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Address: Tafona, 1 (Secar de la Real), Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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Address: Ferrarska 2, KOPER, Slovenia
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Address: Morey St. Nº. 8, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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Address: Place de la Bourse , LYON cedex 02, France
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