The project is founded by the European Union
This project is implemented by the City of Lieksa
Project overall objective To develop and diversify the Muezersky District economy through nature tourism development.
train entrepreneurs, builders and other nature tourism-related actors;
analyse the socio-economic characteristics and potential for nature tourism development;
develop the geo-information system (GIS) to be used in decision-making, planning, environmental education and awareness-building;
perform environmental education and awareness activities, prepare training materials;
establish a functioning network of tourism and development actors at the district (Muezersky District), regional and international levels;
carry out the feasibility study for the development of the Inari checkpoint, including cost efficiency estimates;
create a new information dissemination culture to fully realise all the marketing possibilities offered by the project.