YOUNG MEMBERS OF AIFED TRAVELING TO TELAVI, GEORGIA, FROM MARCH 28 TO APRIL 9, 2019, TO WORK IN THE ELABORATION OF A COURSE ON TOURISM TO TRAIN 240 YOUNG PEOPLE IN GEORGIA, UKRAINE AND ARMENIA WITHIN THE PROJECT “KA2- youth entrepreneurship education in hospitality and tourism”.

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Youth Entrepreneurship Education in Hospitality and Tourism

Youth Entrepreneurship Education in Hospitality and Tourism is a project that aims to provide non-formal training to young people in Georgia, Armenia and Ukraine to enable them to develop small businesses that take advantage of the tourism potential of their community. The project involves partners from six countries: Georgia, Armenia, Ukraine, Spain, Italy and Latvia.

Coordinating organization:

  • International Youth Association "Quant", Georgia

Partners:

  • Cosvitec Societa Consortile ARL, Italy
  • Social Innovation Centre, Latvia
  • Asociación de Innovación, Formación y Empleo para el Desarrollo sostenible, Spain
  • Development center Pangeya Ultima, Ukraine
  • Gyumri “Youth Initiative Centre” NGO

WE HAVE CELEBRATED THE KICK OFF MEETING OF THE PROJECT IN VINNITSYA FROM 7 TO 12 FEBRUARY 2019

The objective of the meeting was to start the project and to agree on the main issues that the training that young people from Armenia, Georgia and Ukraine will receive to promote tourism in their countries. The course will be organized divided into the following modules.

  • • Local tourism potential
  • • Profile of the tourists – know your audience
  • • Inter-cultural and cultural awareness
  • • Negotiation, building partnership and relations with stakeholders
  • • Where and how to find clients, marketing, branding & promotion
  • • E-Sales - Booking.com and Airbnb
  • • How to discover and create attractive touristic products and services
  • • Pricing and budgeting for tourism businesses
  • • Guest houses – legal aspects and requirements
  • • Where and how to find financial resources? Grant programs, funding schemes