National Energy Globe Award Algeria (overall winner)

Submitted by: Priority Actions Programme / Regional Activity Centre (PAP/RAC)
Implemented country: Algeria
Title: DESTINATIONS: Development of strategies for sustainable tourism in Mediterranean nations

The aim of the project is to establish a continuous planning and management process for sustainable tourism development in coastal areas of southern Mediterranean countries by: introducing innovative decision-making tools for the efficient management of tourism destinations as a direct contribution to the Integrated Coastal Zone Management process; producing guidelines intended for tourism investors for assessing the sustainability of their investments in coastal areas in terms of environmental risks and added value for local communities; strengthening the capacity of investors to use tools for environmental management of tourism activities; raising awareness for sustainable tourism practices. The EU LIFE-Three Countries project involves selected coastal zones of Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia.

Category: Earth