Innovation and Continuing Education in Destination Management

Innovation and Continuing Education in Destination Management

Innovation and Continuing Education in Destination Management

Innovation and Continuing Education in Destination Management

Project Reg. No.: 2020-1-CZ01-KA202-078343

Project funding: 22980 EUR

Total project funding: 183 408, 00 EUR

Project manager: Prof. Marina Gunare

Project dates: 01.11.2020. – 31.10.2022. (two years)

www.demina.cz

Project description:

The project Innovation and Continuing Education in Destination Management (DEMINA) is co-financed by the European Union’s Erasmus+ programme and focuses on:

  • innovation and continuing education in destination management;
  • economy, efficiency and effectiveness of investment in tourism & destination development;
  • upskilling managers and employees in the destination management and strategic development of tourism;
  • the application of the European Tourism Learning Areas concept;
  • strategic and process planning in tourism.

The project will implement two key outputs:

  1. Creation of a methodological publication European Model and Methodology for Destination Management and Audit;
  2. Creation of a training programmes for destination management staff and staff responsible for the development of tourism at the public level

All project outputs will be applicable in lifelong & vocational training of current and future tourism staff.

Project implementation partnership consists of seven professional organizations from six countries.

 

Project coordinator:

University of Hospitality Management in Prague – Czech Republic (www.vsh.cz)

Partners:

Baltijas Starptautiskā Akadēmija – Latvia (www.bsa.edu.lv)

University of National and World Economy – Bulgaria (www.unwe.bg)

Local Development Agency Pins – Croatia (www.pins-skrad.hr)

Fundacja Uniwersytetu Ekonomicznego w Krakowie – Polsko (www.fundacjauek.krakow.pl)

Aydin Valiligi – Turkey (www.aydinabgov.tr)

Hospitality Training Institute – Czech Republic (www.hospitalitytraining.eu)