Cross-border cooperation for health tourism of Polish-Ukrainian borderland

Tourism Project

Country/ies: Poland, Ukraine
Status: Closed after Sept 2014
Category: Projects and initiatives for tourism development with only partial contents for sustainability
Link to the Tourism Strategy: Objective 2 - Develop innovative tourism management, fully integrating the needs of local people and economies and other supporting sectors, and respecting he preservation of natural and cultural heritage
Duration of the project: 26.03.2014-26.03.2015
Objectives and results of the project:

Main objective: development of the cross-border cooperation concerning health tourism on the area of Polish-Ukrainian border

Specific objectives:
1. Analyzing the potential of natural and cultural heritage and developing tools to promote health tourism on the area of Polish-Ukrainian border.
Microproject no. 1, 7 will contribute to realization of the objective,
2. Promoting natural and cultural potential on the project area.
Microprojects no. 2, 5, 6, 9, 11, 12 will contribute to realization of the objective.
3. Professionalization of service offered to tourists, residents.
Microprojects no. 4, 8 will contribute to realization of the objective.
4. Promoting healthy behaviors.
Microprojects no. 3, 10 will contribute to realization of the objective

Implementing organization / institution:

Association for Development and Promotion of Podkarpackie Region “Pro Carpathia” (Poland)

Project partners:

The umbrella project embraces 12 micro-projects:

Micro-project 1 Lead Partner: Association of Carpathian Euroregion Poland, Podkarpackie Voivodship, Poland
Micro-project 2 Lead Partner: Association of Self-Government „Carpathian Euroregion - Ukraine", Lvivska Oblast, Ukraine
Micro-project 3 Lead Partner: Boryslav non-governmental town organization "Development Agency of the Shidnytsya Resort", Lvivska Oblast, Ukraine
Micro-project 4 Lead Partner: Non-governmental organization "Local Development Agency of Drohobych, Lvivska Oblast, Ukraine
Micro-project 5 Lead Partner: European Dialogue, Lvivska Oblast, Ukraine
Micro-project 6 Lead Partner: Commune Rymanów, Podkarpackie Voivodship, Poland
Micro-project 7 Lead Partner: Commune Iwonicz-Zdrój, Podkarpackie Voivodship, Poland
Micro-project 8 Lead Partner: The Bieszczady Foundation, Podkarpackie Voivodship, Poland
Micro-project 9 Lead Partner: The Bieszczady Foundation, Poland
Micro-project 10 Lead Partner: State Higher Vocational School in Krosno, Podkarpackie Voivodship, Poland
Micro-project 11 Lead Partner: Lviv City Public Organization "Tourists club Manivci", Lvivska Oblast, Ukraine
Micro-project 12 Lead Partner: Lviv Municipal Public Organization "Ecoterra", Lvivska Oblast, Ukraine

Total amount of the project: 643778,65 €
Financing institution(s): Others
Name of program(s): Cross-border cooperation programme Poland-Belarus-Ukraine 2007-2013