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“Future challenges of EU in the Alpine Region: 
How to build the sustainable future of tomorow?"

                           WERFENWENG – 14-15.04-2018


The Event

The Municipality of Werfenweng will host on 14th and 15th April 2018 the sixth Transnational Event “Future challenges of EU in the Alpine Region: How to build the sustainable future of tomorrow?”. The event will focus on the future challenges of the sustainable development of the Alpine communities. GEMS Task-Forces will be called to identify actions and strategies that capitalise on the sustainable future of the Alpine traditional communities.

The Activities

Werfenweng – Activity Report

The Programme 

Programme Werfenweng (14-15.04.2018)


Day 1 – 14.04.2018

12:00 – 14:00 – Registrations

14:00 – 16:00

Conference: "Future challenges of EU in the Alpine Region: How to build the sustainable future of tomorrow?" 

Presentation of local best practices: 

Future synergies in the Alpine regions – facilitated debate among the GEMS Task Forces:

16:00 – 18:00 – Study Visit – Networking Wellness in Werfenweng

19:30 – 21:00  Dinner and Get together of the task force


Day 2 – 15.04.2018

09:00 – 11:00

GEMS Workshop: "Future challenges of EU in the Alpine Region: How to build the sustainable future of tomorrow?"

  • Parallel Workshops
  • Plenary Feedback

11:00 – 13:00  – Field Visit @ Werfenweng community

13:00 – 15:00 – Conclusions and Networking Lunch

15:00 – 17:00

Operational meeting for partners:

  • Preparing the Final GEMS event in Bled
  • Preparing the Alpine Award for Solidarity and Integration Initiatives
  • Preparing the GEMS Friendship Agreement

17.00  Departure of participants

GEMS Workshop Results
Network Solidarity Model – The Chapter on Sustainable Turism vis-à-vis current EU & Alpine Challenges