Support economy of Zakarpattya oblast through its tourism capacity development and promotion

Tourism Project

Title in original language: Підтримка економіки Закарпатської області через розвиток і промоцію її туристичного потенціалу

Country/ies: Ukraine
Region(s): Transcarpathia
Status: Actual projects
Category: Projects for rural/local development with partial contents of sustainable tourism
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: 25.07.2014 – 25.07.2016
Objectives and results of the project:

Overall objective – promoting and improving the level of economic development of Zakarpattya oblast through its tourism promotion enhancement and improvement

Specific objectives:
1.Support and development of local tourist products and services through improvement of regional tourism infrastructure.
2.Introduction of innovative tools for tourism development through improvement of tourism promotion in the oblast.
3.Development and introduction of effective regional policy in the tourism field through improvement of the tourist routes management mechanism.

Implementing organization / institution:

Zakarpattya Regional Council
Ukraine, Transcarpathian oblast
Uzhhorod, Narodna square, 4
tel.: (0312) 61-31-40, fax: (0312) 61-43-64

Project partners:

Communal enterprise “Agency of regional development and cross-border cooperation “Transcarpathia” of Zakarpattya Regional Council”

Total amount of the project: 890554,00 Euro
Financing institution(s): National, regional, local government or institutions
Name of program(s): Support to Ukraine’s regional development policy