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Environmental Initiatives to Enhance Ecofriendly Tourism in Boa Vista Island, Cape Verde
Grantee Name: 
BIOS.CV – Association for the Conservation of the Environment and Sustainable Development (BIOS.CV)
HOTSPOT
Mediterranean Basin
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$19,800
DATES
Jul 2013
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Mar 2014
Stats
Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Mediterranean Basin
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$19,800
DATES
Jul 2013
-
Mar 2014

Enhance ecotourism on Boa Vista Island by developing information on the beach, increasing environmental awareness and encouraging outdoor tourism in the region. The project will target fisherman, visitors, tourists, tourist agents and local stakeholders. A good comprehension of green tourism and the development of an official 'environmentally friendly' logo for companies and organizations that stick to eco-friendly tourism are expected.

Strategic Direction: 1 Promote civil society involvement in Integrated Coastal Zone Management to minimize the negative effects of coastal development in three priority corridors (Southwest Balkans, Cyrenaican Peninsula, and Mountains, Plateau