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Innovative Space Satellite Monitoring of the Environmental Natural Resources of the Cross–border Area Greece – Albania

The project aims at establishing an innovative & cost effective solution for monitoring the Natural Resources of Greece & Albania cross – border areas. The project addresses, among others the monitoring of environmental changes and the relationship between human activities & wildlife & nature in the broader areas of Greece & Albania. The objectives of the project are: - Monitoring the natural resources of the whole cross border area - Provision of probability based vulnerability assessments - Provision of thematic digital and hardcopy maps of the areas covered with climate change impacts and adaptation - Extensive use of tools for climate change impacts and adaptation data management and modeling - Contribution to the development of existing local, regional, national and European networks for global change [...]

Innovative Space Satellite Monitoring of the Environmental Natural Resources of the Cross–border Area Greece – Albania2022-09-10T00:32:02+03:00

Action Plan for the Promotion of the Cross-border Area as a Competitive Touristic Destination

The project’s aim is the development of a Marketing Strategic Plan for the promotion and development of cross-border tourism based on sustainable local “products” capable of being promoted in national and international tourist market. In addition, the project will elaborate the implementation of a Value Chain Analysis for the cross-border area, where opportunities and threats of any possible intervention will be identified and the empowerment of the regional key actors as far as development and management of tourism in the cross-border area are concerned. In order to achieve the project's objectives, the following activities have been planned: - Development of a strategic marketing plan for tourism development in the border area, - Establishment and operation of the cross-border network Tour-Act, - Development of a Destination [...]

Action Plan for the Promotion of the Cross-border Area as a Competitive Touristic Destination2022-09-10T00:32:10+03:00

Cross-border Cluster of Social and Cooperative Enterprises

The project aims to expand opportunities and improve the quality of work in these population groups, especially in those sectors that have been identified by the Regional Strategic Plans as development potential and that are bounded by tradition and crafts of the region, through the promotion of social enterprises. The final goal is to implement a regional cross border system capable of promoting, supporting, enhancing different types of social enterprises that foster the employment and economic integration of vulnerable groups in the region. The main objective of the project is to encourage the sustainable employment integration of vulnerable people groups in the cross-Border area. The urban social life was modified by key factors such as re-entry of emigrants, internal migration, declining birth rates, changing and [...]

Cross-border Cluster of Social and Cooperative Enterprises2022-09-10T00:32:01+03:00

Valorization of new media for the promotion and enhancement of cultural resources in the cross – border area

The main goals of the project are the creation of a shared, one-stop digital repository of cultural artifacts and services, and the design and provision of mobile applications and services both for citizens with cultural interests and for cultural heritage tourists in the cross border region. The project objectives are: - to build a network of cooperation between cultural institutions, municipal authorities, citizens and entrepreneurs in the tourism sector in the cross-border area; - to build a common repository of digital cultural content of the cross-border area that from the user’s viewpoint appears as one; - to provide mobile services for citizens with cultural interest and cultural heritage tourists. - To stimulate the cultural exchanges in the cross-border area via the implementation of joint cultural [...]

Valorization of new media for the promotion and enhancement of cultural resources in the cross – border area2022-09-10T00:31:54+03:00

AN INTEGRATED APPROACH FOR PROMOTING CROSS-BORDER BUSINESS AND DEVELOPMENT

The promotion of cross border entrepreneurship requires multi-stakeholder coordination, clear goals and refined business action plan that will ensure the active participation of key actors from both sides of the border. The project aims at developing tools and synergies in order to facilitate and enhance cross-border partnerships among institutional policy, economic and social actors in the border regions of Albania and Greece that will activate and coordinate local resources in a long-term and bottom-up cooperation strategy. More specifically, the proposed project aims at building upon the existing experiences and partnerships and using it as a cross border vehicle for triggering and utilizing local resources; promoting cross-border entrepreneurial ideas, creativity and activity; improving the innovative characteristics of local business and understanding of common economic problems; gaining [...]

AN INTEGRATED APPROACH FOR PROMOTING CROSS-BORDER BUSINESS AND DEVELOPMENT2022-09-10T00:31:24+03:00

Fostering Co-operation and Mobilisation Composing Economic Clusters

The InCommon project boosts a joint effort by partners of the eligible area, lead by the Chamber of GREVENA, that tries to promote traditional products and breathe behaviors and attitudes that characterize the history of each area. By promoting a basket of goods in each territory and also promoting traditional recipes, InCommon project wants to mobilize local stakeholders. Adopting a “quality logo” that will be awarded only to firms and economic actors that fulfill quality-based criteria, the InCommon project will disseminate this as the quality of goods and services. These firms will be obliged to use traditional products, (for example greek salad with “kalathaki cheese” in Grevena) and also will agree to use traditional recipes in their cooking. The ambition of this effort is to [...]

Fostering Co-operation and Mobilisation Composing Economic Clusters2022-09-10T00:31:28+03:00

Joint Waste Prevention Plans and Promotion of Recycling

The primary goal of the LESS WASTE project is the increase of recycling rates in the region, as well as, the promotion of waste prevention actions. LESS-WASTE’s specific objectives are: - to reduce the volume of waste going to land-filling and increase the recycling of waste materials in the cross-border area - to involve and encourage participation in waste reduction/recycling/recovery by a wide range of stakeholders - to contribute to the improvement of inter-regional understanding of waste generation, monitoring and management by providing robust baseline data. The actions foreseen involve setting-up of waste prevention & recycling plans, extensive information & publicity that demonstrate how to separate, recycle and how to re-use organic waste, training that aims at the adoption of waste management methodologies by local [...]

Joint Waste Prevention Plans and Promotion of Recycling2022-09-10T00:31:29+03:00

Greece / Albania Energy Tourism

The main objective of the GALET project is the incorporation of a green component in tourism in the trans-boundary area of Greece – Albania, and the creation of a “new green Greece – Albania touristic path”. For this purpose attraction points (acting as nodes of the path) will be created through demonstrative application of environmental friendly technologies. Specific targets include: • Demonstrative implementation of mature and targeted projects, • Improvement of tourism infrastructure which leads to growth, new jobs creation and the development of new innovative markets, • Multidimensional contribution to the European and national targets of Greece and Albania (2020) as well as the preparation of strategic intra-regional development plans for green tourism in view of the new programme period (2014 – 2020), • [...]

Greece / Albania Energy Tourism2022-09-10T00:31:11+03:00

Greek-Albanian cross border cooperation in Biomass Exploitation

Albania and Greece both seek for new advances in the Energy sector. The specific area of interest has a huge potential for becoming an energy point for biofuel and biomass production, as it combines the existence of a strategic geopolitical and economic position and abundance of biomass resources. Based on this fact, the proposed project concerns the implementation of actions that aim to promote the development of sustainable production and commercialization of biomass in the selected cross-border area between Greece and Albania. Actions aim to diffuse information and enhance publicity concerning the project, develop sustainable policies for bioenergy production, test rural areas to assess the bio-energy capacity of the region and finally create the base for a blooming bio-energy market. The project’s objectives are: - [...]

Greek-Albanian cross border cooperation in Biomass Exploitation2022-09-10T00:31:11+03:00

From Past to Future: The Promotion of All the Beauties of Natural & Cultural Heritage of the Prespes Lakes Area with the Use of Technology of the Future (Solar Powered Boats)

The main objective of the proposed project GREEN BOAT is the promotion of the cultural & natural heritage of the Prespes Lakes area through solar boats trips, for the enhancement of the Prespes Lakes area as an alternative destination. The Prespes Lakes area contains the highest degree of species biodiversity in a corresponding surface area in Europe. It is a unique lake landscape of outstanding natural beauty that includes a wealth of monuments from the Byzantine and post-Byzantine period. The local populations have closely associated the area, its history and its natural beauty with myths, legends and traditions. Such being the case, the organization of trips around the Prespes Lakes area using solar powered boats can be utilized as an effective tool for increasing attractiveness [...]

From Past to Future: The Promotion of All the Beauties of Natural & Cultural Heritage of the Prespes Lakes Area with the Use of Technology of the Future (Solar Powered Boats)2022-09-10T00:31:13+03:00