The EDEN Project
The European Destinations of Excellence (EDEN) is
a European Commission Tourism Unit initiative. The National Tourism
Representatives of the European member states as well as EU Candidate
countries will select the Best Tourism Destination of their country.
The Project is related to “Tourism and
Protected Areas”. The selected destinations will be promoted by the
European Commission and the participating countries in the EDEN project,
promoting their diversity, uniqueness and quality.
Further information on the European Call of
proposals can be found on the
Tourism Organisation (CTO) is one of the National Tourism
Representatives selected by the European Commission to implement the
EDEN project in Cyprus. CTO is inviting entries to its National EDEN
Competition for the selection of the Best Tourism Destination on the
theme “Tourism and Protected Areas”. Additional information on the
Eligibility Criteria, the
Application Form, the
Submission Instructions, and the
Evaluation Criteria are available on
the project’s website.
An Information Seminar
for prospective applicants is organized in Nicosia at the CTO
Headquarter Offices, on Friday, 22 May, 2009 at 10 a.m. [CTO Education
The deadline of the submission of applications
is Tuesday, 2 June, 2009 at 12:00 noon.
CTO has set up an EDEN Help Desk aiming to
support candidates for filling-out and submitting their Application
Form. The winning destination for Cyprus will be promoted in Cyprus and
For further information please contact:
Cyprus Tourism Organisation
19 Limassol Avenue, 2112 Nicosia, Cyprus