DestiMED brings together 13 protected areas to collectively develop, manage and promote ecotourism in the Mediterranean basin



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This week DestiMED ‘s team of ecotourism experts will be visiting visit Riviera di Ulisse Regional Park in Italy to test this Protected Area ecotourism package! The park is situated in a territory ...

From 9 to 10 April, DestiMED project visited Albania to offer a training session for ecotourism tour operators and tour leaders focused on interpretation and guiding.

We are excited to present Nizar Hani, Director of the UNESCO Shouf Biosphere Reserve in Lebanon as the new President of the MEET Network. Nizar is a passionate conservationist, who has worked hard to...


DestiMED using Ecological Footprint Methodology in launch of pilot tests


Ecotourism is touted as a green option to traditional vacations, but how green is it? And how do we measure that? Global Footprint Network is collaborating with the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and the project DestiMED, to answer that question by developing an innovative approach to measuring and reducing the environmental impact of tourism, based on the Ecological Footprint framework.


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DestiMED builds off the success of MEET (Mediterranean Experience of Ecotourism), a European project that is now a non-profit association and Destination Management Organization (DMO). MEET was established with the intent of fostering a regional governance system that will coordinate, enhance and promote protected area ecotourism across the Mediterranean Basin. Click the link and learn more about MEET!

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