Initiative timeframe: 2003/2014
Total initiative costs
- Loans -
- Grants € 700,500.0
Governorate of Fayoum
The project aims to develop and promote the eco-tourism sector in El Fayoum with interventions in the following areas: 1. Mapping of Egyptian institutions responsible for the management and protection of natural and cultural heritage and the development of the tourism sector; 2. Training personnel and facilitating the starting of local small businesses that operate in eco-tourism (tourist guides, restaurateurs, artisans etc); 3. Awareness campaigns of local eco-tourism and its importance as a tool for economic and social development; 4. Promotion of El Fayoum as an eco-tourist destination on the national and international market. read more close
Improving the socio-economic conditions of the population of El Fayoum by creating opportunities in the field of eco-tourism.
|Purpose||Tourism policy and admin. management|
|Agency||MAE - Direzione Generale per la Cooperazione allo Sviluppo|
Small and medium enterprises in the eco-tourism sector; Egyptian institutions responsible for the management and preservation of natural and cultural heritage; Egyptian institutions responsible for the management of the tourism sector; local associations operating in eco-tourism or similar fields.
|Title||€ Committed||€ Used|
|an ecosoustainble tourim program in fayoum governatorat||30,867||30,867|
|UN PROGRAMMA DI TURISMO SOSTENIBILE PER IL GOVERNATORATO DEL FAYOUM - CONTRIBUTO AL PROGRAMMA||655,000||412,680|