ONMEST 2: kick-off meeting

The project " ONMEST2" (Open Network for Mediterranean Sustainable Tourism 2) funded under the second call for standard projects will be officially launched on 6th - 9th March in Jounieh (Beirut -Lebanon) in the presence of the organizations part of this initiative coming from Spain, Greece, Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine and Tunisia.

ONMEST 2 in brief : 

The project aims at enhancing the minor touristic destinations to become Centers of Local Culture (CLC). As a result, the localities marginalized from the main touristic flows will have an international echo and will increases the its local employment.

ONMEST 2 is coordinated by the Municipality of Ispica (Italy), with the participation of the following organizations:

  1.  ERFC – European Regional Framework for Cooperation (Greece);
  2.   FUERM - Fundación Universidad Empresa Región de Murcia (Spain);
  3.  JVCCD Jordan Valley Center for Comprehensive Development (Jordan);
  4.   Baldati organization (Lebanon);
  5.   Rozana Association (Palestine);
  6.   UNFT - Union Nationale de la Femme Tunisienne (Tunisia);
  7.   DELARPA Association pour le développement du Patrimoine (Tunisia);
  8.   Associazione culturale SUD (Italy).

ONMEST 2 total budget is € 1.726.846,15 including € 1.339.071,13 as Programme contribution (77.54%).

Contacts:
Municipality of Ispica
Corso Umberto, 82 – 97014 Ispica (Ragusa), Italy
Email: onmest2@fastwebnet.it  

20.02.2014