“New minorities promoting sustainable tourism in traditional communities”
BLED (SI) – 11-12.11.2017
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 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