6th partnership meeting

Project partners met for the sixth time since the start of the project implementation

In the period from 16th to 18th January 2020 the project partners held 6th partnership meeting at the project's promotional stand at the Ferien Messe Wien 2020 Tourism Fair in Vienna.

Opposing to previous meetings which were jointly attended by all the project partners, sixth partnership meeting was conducted on several occasions, according to project partners arrival to Vienna.

Representatives of the project partners Zagreb County, Association of Croatian Travel Agencies and Development Agency Sotla met on the 16th of January 2020. This meeting was aimed at agreeing on details related to organisation of the remaining thematic educations within the work package T3 – Strengthening stakeholders' capacity. Also, project activities implementation of which follows soon were discussed, namely study tour for journalists and travel agencies which is meant to further promote the destination and sale of the tourism products and services within it.

Representatives of the project partner Museum Documentation Centre participated in the fair on the 17th of January 2020. The meeting was also held with them. The main topic was media campaign which will be organised and implemented by the partner for further promotion of the new tourism destination and informing as many potential visitors as possible about its offer.

The last meeting was held on the 18th of January 2020 with representatives of the project partners Šmarje pri Jelšah Municipality and Institute of Agriculture and Forestry Maribor. During this meeting the partners covered a variety of topics, from events that will be organised for promoting the project and the new destination to urban equipment installation in the Slovenian part of the project area.

A very important topic during all the above mentioned meetins was the 3rd project reporting period which ends on the 31st of January 2020 after which preparation of the partners reports begins.

With this meeting the project partners accomplished liabilities within the the work package M – Management, that is holding two partnership meetings during the 3rd project reporting period.

The following partnership meeting will be held at the start of the 4th reporting period implementation of which will begin on the 1st of February 2020.