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Dialogue4Tourism: a new Interreg Euro-MED project promoting institutional dialogue and innovative policies for sustainable tourism in the Mediterranean

The increase in global tourism leads to overtourism, seasonal tourism and the emergence of new tourism concepts, with impacts and challenges for local populations and authorities.   This is the focus of Interreg Euro-MED programme (2021-2027) that promotes circular tourism with innovation to sustain ecosystem services and preserve resources and heritage, emphasizing results and recommendations …

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GTI Observatory Report – Sustainable Agriculture: Increasing Islands’ Food, Environmental, and Economic Resilience Through Innovation and Circularity

The GTI Observatory Report is a comprehensive work that looks at the main challenges faced by islands along their decarbonization path, analyzing sector by sector the problems with a focus on technology, policy, and finance. With the involvement of the Observatory members and partners, it identifies the most innovative and sustainable solutions and presents the …

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100,000 trees to be planted in Seychelles by Xmas with help from jobless tourism workers

(Seychelles News Agency) – Employees from the tourism industry who have lost their jobs due to COVID-19 are joining in an ambitious project to plant 500,000 trees in a bid to reforest Seychelles’ second-most populated island. The opening phase of the project will see 100,000 trees planted from this month to the end of December …

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