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“New minorities promoting sustainable tourism in traditional communities”​

BLED (SI) – 11-12.11.2017 


The Event

The Municipality of Bled (SI) will host the fifth Transnational event of the GEMS Project – “New minorities promoting sustainable tourism in traditional communities”. During the event, GEMS Task – Forces will be involved in activities which will foster the exchange of practices and debates, around the topic of the promotion of sustainable tourism in alpine communities.

Moreover, GEMS Task-Forces will be called to identify actions that capitalise on cultural diversity in the promotion strategies of sustainable tourism, within the context of alpine traditional communities.  


The Activities


The Programme (GEMS_Programme_Bled)

DAY 1 – 11.11.2017

14:00 – 14:30 REGISTRATIONS

14:30 – 16:00  NETWORKING EVENT- Opening networking event at Visitor centre Triglavska roža Bled

16:00 – 18:00 STUDY VISIT: – Promoting Bled – success stories of a sustainable community” –  guided tour and road   train

19:00 – 21:00  Multicultural get together – New minorities in a traditional community – Multicultural dinner with folk    music and representations. 


DAY 2 – 12.11.2017

8:30  – 11:30  GEMS CONFERENCE AND PARALLEL WORKSHOPS: “New minorities promoting sustainable tourism in  traditional communities” with representatives of local associations and partner delegations.

12.00 – 13:00  Operational meetings with partners @Alpine Pearls

13:00 -17:00   St Martin Celebrations – multicultural fringe event