Dubrovnik

City of Dubrovnik

The official contact person for the project

 

A short description of the entity

City of Dubrovnik has established the Development Agency DURA, as its relevant institution for the submission and implementation of development projects for the City and its partner’s institutions. DURA is a professional, non-profit organization with a status of legal body, serving as the basis for substantial support of the overall economic, social and cultural development of the City . Scope and area of expertise includes Implementation of the City of Dubrovnik development strategy, SMART CITY strategy, preparation and implementation of project proposals for EU funds, coordination and assistance in projects applying for EU funds and national projects, encouraging development of entrepreneurship and tourism industry, energy efficiency and civil society.

A short description of the role of your entity in the project:

City of Dubrovnik is involved in all work packages, with particular accent on the pilot activity (WP3). The role of the City and DURA is to make sure that all the activities from Project management to communication, pilot, testing and transferring in implemented in the best way, giving all the necessary resources on disposal. Furthermore, the City will implement existing SMART city strategy in developing the best possible solutions and methods in solving crucial problems of City carrying capacity, while making conclusions and applying them in new innovative tourism strategies. Also, in transferring knowledge, City human resources will contribute in sharing new information on implemented pilot, while soaking experience from the other partners in the project.

A short paragraph on what you expect from the SHERPA (ALTER ECO)project:

Tourism is a no.1 industry in Dubrovnik bringing mass tourism level to its peak.The environmental, cultural and economic impact is significant, and it is likely to increase. The necessity of focusing on the alternative sustainable strategies that would help to prevent further exploitation of resources,motivated City of Dubrovnik to involve in ALTER ECO project, especially in the pilot action that will help the City to implement IT technologies in order to offer the alternatives in everyday living of tourists and citizens. Pilot solutions will help in achieving the mail objective of the project- improvement of a balance among the tourism as an economic source of growth and the conservation of the overall values in MED cities

Contact:

Contact person Position Email Telephone
Nataša Mirić project coordinator 1 nmiric@dura.hr +385 20 638 236
Skype address of the company: dura.dubrovnik +385 20 638 236
Skype address of the company: dura.dubrovnik
Nikša Vlahušić project coordinator 2 nvlahusic@dura.hr
Andrea Novaković keep me informed in cc anovakovic@dura.hr
Nataša Mirić project coordinator 1 nmiric@dura.hr +385 20 638 236
Skype address of the company: dura.dubrovnik +385 20 638 236
Skype address of the company: dura.dubrovnik