- to develop operational tools and a focal point for the pilot implementation of the European Tourism Indicator System (ETIS) for sustainable destinations in the Greek-Albanian cross border area;
- capacity building of relevant stakeholders such as policy makers, tour operators, SMEs, and graduate students towards the establishment, management and evaluation of sustainable tourism destinations.
Scope of the project
Reinforce and improve sustainable tourism development
in order to ensure the long-term competiveness of the industry
The increase in tourists has its impact on the environment and local communities: waste is left behind, water and energy efficiency is tested. So one of the biggest challenges is to reinforce and improve sustainable tourism development in order to ensure the long-term competitiveness of the industry.