Training workshop to promote the tourism sector in Baalbek Municipalities Union and in Deir El Ahmar Municipalities Union

Oct 24, 2013

The United Nations Development Program in collaboration with Baalbek Municipalities Union and Deir El Ahmar Municipalities Union and with the support of the European Union is launching a program on the importance of the tourism sector to develop the capacities of the municipalities, the small and medium size businesses as well as the local organizations. This program also highlights the means of exploiting available resources in order to develop this sector and rehabilitate the economic, social and educational life. 

In this context, the first workshop for the municipalities will be launched under  the framework of Baalbek Municipalities Union and Deir El Ahmar Municipalities Union entitled  “Vision and Branding” on Friday 25 October 2013 in Canaan Hotel, from 10 am till 2 pm.

As for the following training sessions, it will be gradually executed on a 2 month basis; till December 2013. These workshops will address four key areas: Developing and managing small and medium size businesses, marketing foundations and regions classification, Geographic Information Systems and regional planning and finally promoting tourism and hospitality.

This initiative lies within the framework of the sustainable tourism project: ENPI “Live Your Tour”; a cross-border joint cooperation program for Mediterranean countries aiming to develop the tourism sector in Italy, Spain, Lebanon and Tunisia.

Contact information

For more information please contact Ms. Nada el Jawhary, member of Baalbek Municipalities Union, on the following number: 961 8 376543

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