Golden Altai for local development Golden Altaiwealth for local development

Funding Agency European Union, other

Implementing Agency Zdruzenie pre ochranu prirody Machaon International (Slovak Association for Nature Conservation)

Budget: €400,000.00

Country: Kazakhstan

Start Year: 2014

End Year: 2017

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Description: Foster sustainable rural tourism (SRT) in the region as an innovative way for socio-economic development and poverty reduction.. Objective to be reached through strengthening capacity and cooperation of non-state actors, local authorities and other stakeholders for SRT development, and involving vulnerable groups in socio-economic initiatives related to SRT, promoting the attractiveness of the region for tourists and investors, popularizing a SRT-based development model.

Sector: Natural resources and rural development

Beneficiaries: Government of Kazakhstan