Public call for development of public tourist infrastructure in 2019 published.

first_imgOn that occasion, Minister of Tourism Gari Cappelli stressed the importance of investing in raising the quality of the destination. “By investing in public tourist infrastructure projects, the quality of the total tourist offer is raised, for which we allocate almost 50 million kuna in two years. From this year, we started co-financing the development of tourism development sustainability and reception capacity with an action plan because it is necessary for destinations to develop strategic documents so that tourism can continue to develop responsibly and sustainably, to the satisfaction of tourists and locals.” Cappelli pointed out. Through the Public Call for Applications for Grants under the Public Tourism Infrastructure Development Program in 2019, the Ministry of Tourism has provided HRK 25 million for the development of public tourism infrastructure in 2019.  The Ministry co-finances up to 80 percent, or up to 90 percent of the eligible / eligible costs of implementing an individual project. The maximum amount of co-financing will depend on the development index of local and regional self-government units – so I. and II. development group of regional self-government units and I., II., III. and IV. the group of development of local self-government units have the right to co-financing projects in the amount of up to 90 percent of eligible / eligible costs, and other groups up to 80 percent of eligible / eligible costs.  In addition to the above, the preparation of project-technical documentation for will be co-financed cable cars with amounts from a minimum of HRK 100 thousand to a maximum of HRK 700 thousand per project. Also, co-financing is starting making a study of the sustainability of tourism development and reception capacity with an action plan. The maximum amount of support for regional self-government units is 200 thousand kuna, and for local self-government units 100 thousand kuna, ie up to 80 percent, or up to 90 percent of eligible eligible costs, depending on the development index of the local self-government unit. In addition to the above, the subject of co-financing are quality management studies in tourism and only units of regional self-government – counties – can apply for the preparation of subject studies. The maximum amount of support is HRK 200 thousand, ie up to 80 percent, or up to 90 percent of eligible / eligible costs, depending on the development index. It is co-financed arranging and marking existing and new cycling, hiking and riding routes. The novelty is the co-financing of the procurement and installation of service stations for bicycle repair, procurement and installation of bicycle movement / traffic counters and the arrangement of cycling tourist rest areas / lookouts on cycling tourist routes. The funds are intended for regional self-government units – counties. The minimum amount of support is 100 thousand kuna, and the maximum 500 thousand kuna per project.  For projects beach the minimum amount of support is HRK 200 thousand, and the maximum amount of support is HRK 800 thousand. To co-finance the continuation of the construction of visitor centers and interpretation centers, the amount ranges from a minimum of HRK 100 thousand to a maximum of HRK 800 thousand of support.  In accordance with the project of the Government of the Republic of Croatia “Slavonia, Baranja and Western Srijem”, the Ministry of Tourism co-finances the construction, extension, reconstruction or adaptation and multimedia equipping visitor centers and interpretation centers in the area of ​​Slavonia, Baranja and Western Srijem with a minimum of 100 thousand kuna and a maximum of 800 thousand kuna.                                                   These are funds intended for the public sector for the arrangement of beaches and bathing areas, continuation of construction, extension, reconstruction or adaptation and multimedia equipping of visitor centers and interpretation centers, public tourist infrastructure for active tourism and project-technical documentation for cable cars. For the first time, the financing of studies on the sustainability of tourism development and reception capacity with an action plan and studies on quality management in tourism have been included.  The public call is open until June 28, 2019, and more information on the conditions can be found in the attachment Attachment: Public call for applications for grants under the Public Tourism Infrastructure Development Program in 2019last_img read more

UEFA President Ceferin confirmed the Official Visit to BiH

first_imgPresident of the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Aleksander Ceferin confirmed his first official visit to the Football Association of BiH on Wednesday, November 29, 2017.A gala dinner for UEFA President and his closest associates is planned on the occasion of the official visit of a renowned guest to the Football Association of BiH. On this occasion is planned the visit of presidents of national football associations from the region (HNS, FA Serbia, FA Montenegro, NZ Slovenia and FA Macedonia), who will be guests of the Association.Mr. Aleksander Ceferin will visit the headquarters of the Football Association of BiH on the second day of the visit, and after that will follow the reception in the Presidency of BiH and the Council of Ministers of BiH. Conversation on the current situation and the future of football in BiH is planned during this visit. After that will be organized a press conference at the Sarajevo Airport “Butmir”, after which the UEFA delegation will travel to Moscow to join the drawing lots of the World Cup 2018 in Russia.It is known that UEFA is giving even stronger and better support to the Association after the last year’s election of the current leadership of the Football Association of BiH. This is reflected in numerous development projects and concrete programs of financial assistance for the Football Association of BiH. This support is even more intense after the election of Aleksander Ceferin as the President of UEFA in September 2016. This is confirmed through concrete forms of cooperation, which further strengthens the position of the Football Association of BiH in the European football family.The Football Association of BiH can count on the funds from UEFA on its path of achieving its prosperous mission and realization of strategic goals.The active cooperation with state institutions in BiH is a real precondition for the complete and efficient realization of UEFA projects that are helping the development of sports, primarily football, in BiH.(Source: klix.ba)last_img read more