Limassol Tourism Board participated at the Mediterranean Sustainable Tourism Convection 2019 in Barcelona 5-7 of June, as partner of Civitas Destinations project.
Fiorentina Poulli presented sustainable mobility modes for tourists,residents and workers in Limassol and solutions implemented in Limassol in the context of Civitas Destinations project . The Convection was organized by the Barcelona Provincial Council in the framework of the MED Sustainable Tourism Community.
The Mediterranean Sustainable Tourism Convection focused on the promotion of more sustainable tourism as well as sharing good practices from different showcases solutions. Two hundred representatives of the tourism sector from public, private entities and higher education institutions participated in the Convection.
Panel discussions included the following key topics : Sustainable Tourism policies, facing overtourism, tourism multiple footprints, sustainable mobility in tourist destinations, coastal and maritime tourism and the involvement of private sector in tourism sustainability. Discussions covered various thematics and challenges that destinations are facing were analyzed.