Ivano-Frankivsk region – land for tourism

Tourism Project

Title in original language: Івано-Франківська область - край для туризму

Country/ies: 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 3 - Establish a continuous process of awareness raising, capacity building, education and training on sustainable tourism development and management at all levels
Duration of the project: 08.2014-05.2016
Objectives and results of the project:

Project goal is to support social and economic growth of Ivano-Frankivsk region by implementing the efficient regional policy, developing the tourist sector in Carpathian region and implementing the new Regional Target Tourism Development Programme 2022.

Project activities:
Support to operation of the Regional Tourism Development Centre
Organisation of advanced training for sector specialists, categorisation of farmsteads and implementation of online counselling for entrepreneurs operating in the sector
Construction of guest centres where tourist buses may park and tourists may rest; installation of info points for tourist attractions
Promotion of the positive tourist image of Ivano-Frankivsk region: publication of promo materials about the region and its tourist destinations, support to region’s participation in tourist exhibitions, organisation of study trips for mass media and travel agencies, round-table discussions and conferences
Several questionnaire surveys

Implementing organization / institution:

Department for International Cooperation, EU Integration and Tourist Infrastructure Development, Ivano-Frankivsk Regional State Administration
0342- 55-65-63

Project partners:

Regional Business Support Foundation and Regional Tourist Information Centre

Total amount of the project: not available
Financing institution(s): Others
Name of program(s): EU Delegation of the European Commission to Ukraine