Client: The Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature

Project: The Mediterranean Experience of Ecotourism (MEET) project aims to improve the sustainability and the rationalization in distribution of the tourism sector in the Mediterranean region. In the framework of cross-border cooperation within the European Neighborhood Policy Instrument (ENPI Med), under the strategic line “Promoting the sustainable tourism for the socio-economic development and enhancement of territories”, this strategic project involves 10 countries of the Mediterranean: Italy, France, Spain, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt, Malta, Cyprus, Greece and Tunisia. Baraka has been working in collaboration with 20 natural parks across 9 countries in the Mediterranean region to implement this project. Baraka also conducted a training program to partner countries and park managers of the MEET project on the participatory approach to ecotourism planning.