Event Details

CONSERVATION AS A “COUNTER-SEASONAL” OPPORTUNITY FOR TOURISM: BEST PRACTICES FOR A MORE SUSTAINABLE ECO-TOURISM

11/12/2018 09:00 - 15:00
CONSERVATION AS A “COUNTER-SEASONAL” OPPORTUNITY FOR TOURISM: BEST PRACTICES FOR A MORE SUSTAINABLE ECO-TOURISM

BirdLife Malta along with partners from Greece, Italy, Spain, and France is participating in the project to boost a sustainable birdwatching tourism in Mediterranean islands.

Please join BirdLife Malta during the presentation of the project on the 11th of December at the Salina Nature Park in Malta. 

For bookings or inquiries, send an email at finance@birdlifemalta.orgPlease note that a limited number of participants will be accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Programme

11th December at the Salina Reserve in Malta

  • 09.00 Registration and welcoming coffee
  • 09.30 Bird tourism Erasmus Summary of the project. Partners, Objectives, Results
  • 10.00 BirdLife Malta more than 50 years of bird conservation
  • 10.10 Maltese flora and fauna. Birdwatching as a great example of eco-tourism.
  • 10.30 Speaker about Reserves as an opportunity for Tourism professionals to have dedicated activities and tours
  • 11.00 Conservation as a “counter-seasonal” opportunity for Tourism: Best practices for a more sustainable eco-tourism.
  • 11.30 QA session
  • 11.45-12.30 Walk around Salina/Bird watching outside
  • 12.30 Lunch
  • 13.30 Speaker about Foresta2000
  • 14.00 Speaker about SeaBird project
  • 14.30 Coffee break. Networking and Advising of future cooperation to launch eco-friendly bird tourism
  • 15.00 Closure of the event. Certificates of attendance

Venue

Naxxar

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Organiser

BirdLife Malta