Raising Awareness

Marefat Pardis Toos prepares a Plan for Awareness Campaign in Gorgan, Golestan Province

On 8th October 2020, at Gorgan in Golestan Province, an Awareness Building Event was held, facilitated by the Marefat Pardis Toos project team, and attended by 11 participants from NECOS and  MPT team and from Tourism representatives of Golestan.

This event was organised as part of the DEVCO co-funded “Promoting Responsible Tourism for Sustainable Heritage Protection” project  and aimed to raise awareness amongst key stakeholders of Golestan on the importance and value added of responsible tourism in protecting local cultural heritage

Key stakeholders participating in the event included the representative of Tourism, Cultural Heritage and Handicrafts of Golestan Province who talked about works that have been done, the needs of Golestan to improve tourism and of the local communities for training about responsible tourism.