Report on “Workshops on eco-tourism”, 05th March 2015 in Nijemci, Croatia and 11th March 2015 in Sremska Mitrovica Serbia


The regional event “Workshops on eco-tourism” was organized with the support of the European Union funded project “Preparation for implementation of the Area Based Development (ABD) Approach in the Western Balkans – 2nd phase” implemented by SWG. This event was held in Nijemci – Croatia on 5th of March 2015 and in Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia on the 11th of March 2015.

The workshops focused on valorization of biodiversity in function of agro ecology and eco-tourism as a model of sustainable rural development. Through the workshop two education were held, and ten movie were displayed in elementary schools in order to educated children and interested parties about the potential of eco-tourism and about the existence of bird species and bird watching opportunities in the local area.