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06. 09. 2017 @ Antonija Eremut

Final conference

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City of Solin, Municipality of Ljubuški, Public Institution RERA S.D. for coordination and development of the Split-Dalmatia County and the Development Agency of the County of West Herzegovina-HERAG organized the final conference of the Connecting Separated project in the Theater of the City library in Solin on April 28, 2017, starting at 11:00. At the final conference, attended by 40 visitors, the project and its results were presented.

Connecting Separated in numbers:

- 49 mapped and described cultural and natural sights along 225 kilometers of CS route
- 20 info tables on sites that did not have a tourist signaling
- 250 meters of promenade at the estuary of the river Jadro in Solin communally arranged with the installation of the visitor infrastructure and lighting of the old railway bridge
- 63 meters of access road on the Roman military camp in Gračine in Ljubuški communally arranged with the installation of a visitor's infrastructure
- 2 student installations set up as innovative tourist products pointing to the specific "spirit of the place", one in Gračine (SpomenArh) and the other at the estuary of the river Jadro (four points)
- two international, interdisciplinary student workshops with 33 different participants were held, which resulted in as many as 8 different proposals for the space, of which the two most successful ones, were implemented within communal works at the estuary of the river Jadro andon Gračine
- a workshop for a total of 30 representatives of tourist boards and associations promoting cultural and natural heritage was organized
- a festival "On the paths of heritage" in duration of 6 days was organized in Solin and Ljubuški simultaneously
- 5000 touristic maps made
- 2000 route guides made
- promotional film in duration of 10 minutes was recorded and distributed
- 1000 leaflets, 500 canvas bags, 200 folders and 200 writing blocks made
- a project presented at the 38th international fair Borsa Internazionale del Turismo in Milan
- more than 30 media reports on the project in 2 years of implementation
- 5 lectures were held with the aim of presenting the project to the relevant stakeholders

After the conference a gathering of the visitors was organized for the purpose of exchanging knowledge and experience and networking for the purpose of planning new projects.