Posted on 05 February 2019
WWF Adria announces an open procurement for Technical support for activities needed to provide the baseline data to develop the Mediterranean ecotourism destinations standards – development and testing of an ecotourism ecological footprint calculator (software) for Mediterranean protected areas. The maximum budget allocated for the implementation of the concerned activities is 67,200.00 EUR (excl. VAT) and is fully designated in the budget of the DestiMED project which is funded by Interreg MED program (ERDF).
The purpose of this procedure is to improve the transferability of the DestiMED project outcomes to other areas, promote the project, and ensure its long-term effectiveness and on-the-ground impact. Ecological Footprint calculator will be accessible to any other Mediterranean Protected Area (PA) willing to assess the environmental sustainability baseline of its tourist packages and to provide the baseline data to develop the Mediterranean Ecotourism Destinations Standards.
DestiMED is an INTERREG MED project which aims to build the pre-conditions for a Mediterranean destination management organization (DMO) that will harmonize quality standards and tools to monitor compliance, propose attractive ecotourism offers promoted through a lasting brand. More about DestiMED project can be found at https://destimed.interreg-med.eu/
The Application Form must be submitted by post, in English language, in printed form, in an enclosed envelope. All the appendices listed in the application form and in the text box on the right side of this announcement must be provided enclosed within the same envelope either printed or in a data storage device (USB, CD/DVD ROM…). Envelope with the application has to be marked in a following way.
Zelinska 2, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
“Open Call for the development and testing of Ecological Footprint Calculator”
Procurement number: 15/2019
“DO NOT OPEN BEFORE THE EVALUATION PROCESS”
Name and address of the bidder
Only applications received by February 28, 2019 at 12:00, Central European Time will be accepted.
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