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New project partner - Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County Regional Development and Environmental Management Agency Nonprofit Ltd.


Friday, December 21, 2012

Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County Regional development and Environmental Management Agency is a nonprofit Ltd., which is responsible for rural and land development in the county. During the last years, the Agency’s main activities are tourism development, waste management, regional marketing, promotion of the recognizability of the region.

-        Rural and Land Development: doing tasks of Organization of Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County Land Development Council; making and achieving the priorities of county development documents; managing and achieving national and cross-border projects and programmes.

  • -        Waste Management: managing and achieving Settlement Waste Management Programme of Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County.

  • -        Europe Direct Information Point: Dissemination of EU principles, informations among the population, consultations, organizing events

The main priority of regions projects is tourism development. Owing to our historical and cultural heritage, the Agency has started a project series, which focused on medieval churches in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg and Satu Mare Counties. After the first project called „Route of medieval churches in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg and Satu Mare Counties”, which included a summary about historical and religious background, created new route, thus touristic attractions (churches) can represent together a new destination. (www.temple-tour.eu) Consequently, The Agency wrote the “Tourist route to the common religious and cultural heritages” project in 2011, which was built on the previous one. The “second part” has started at 2012, which involves and links the whole Bereg landscape in Ukraine as well. The third part of the series, is called “Tourism attraction development of the route of medieval churches” and written in 2012, involves an innovative development system and strategy, so some of the affected churches will be modernized and developed with innovative and tourist-friendly tools as well.

Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County Regional Development and Environmental Management Agency Nonprofit Ltd. research and also numbers shows, the target groups is mainly pensioners, because They gives the highest percent of believers in the country. The Agency’s next project called “Gastronomic journey in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg and Satu Mare counties” has organized for the two counties. Most of participants were pensioners, but the events were also visited by families and young ages.

These projects main target group and active participants are pensioners. Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County Regional Development and Environmental Management Agency Nonprofit Ltd. goal is to widen this target group, and to create these destinations more attractive for every age.

 

  • Author: 
  • Bartók Dávid
  • Project Manager 
  • Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg Megyei Területfejlesztési és Környezetgazdálkodási Ügynökség Nonprofit Kft.
  • Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County Regional Development and Environmental Management Agency Nonprofit Ltd.