WINTER MED Kick Off Meeting

WINTER MED Kick Off Meeting took place in Forence, on 5-6 February 2020.

The WINTER MED kick-off meeting took place in Florence (Italy) on 5-6 February 2020.  Project partners met to share experiences , discuss about the future activities, and set the basis for a  smooth start of the project. The project was attended also by two associated partners, the Tuscany Region and the Croatian National Tourism Board, thus assuring the involvement of this partners from the very start of the project.

During the opening session partners presented the tourism context in island territories of involved regions, namely Tuscany, South Aegean, Balearic Islands, Dubrovnik-Neretva, Corse  and Cyprus.

Following the morning session, partners discussed the overall organisation of the project as well as the specific content of each work package. The second day was the project’s first Steering Group meeting dedicated to internal issues (setting up of the group, approval of the group’s regulation and plan of actions for the first semester).

UNIMED – Mediterranean Universities Union, a partner of the Sustainable community horizontal project of the Interreg MED programme attended also the meeting. This was the occasion to present to project partners the main objectives of the project, as well as the MED Sustainable Tourism Community that gathers all project addressing sustainable development of the tourism in the Mediterranean area.