Europe to Turkey on Foot

Europe to Turkey on Foot

OBJECTIVE
Enhance cooperation between civil society organizations and municipalities in Turkey and in EU member countries England, France and Italy on the theme of trans-national cultural routes as tools of cultural co-operation, sustainable rural development and social cohesion. Marketing, branding and promotion approaches regarding cultural routes of the European Union and Turkey will be integrated.

MAIN ACTIVITIES

  • A study visit is organized to Italy to observe the implementation of cultural route.
  • Cultural Route Implementation Guide is prepared both in Turkish and Italian.
  • Promotional films are exhibited in Demre, Eğirdir and İnegöl.
  • Cross Border Cultural Route Plan and Guide on management of the cultural route are prepared in compliance with European standards.
  • Marketing Plan for cultural route, web site and promotional materials are prepared.
  • Outputs of the action and the cultural route are promoted at the Via Francigena Festival organized in Italy.
  • Photos and short fims shot by 5 Italian students on the route are disseminated through social media.
  • A report including recommendations for the recognition and the protection of the Turkish Cultural Routes is prepared.