Trend Alert (2): new issues for destination management

A brief by Elise Baudelet, junior expert in territorial marketing at CAAC The first noteworthy trend in the way of “consuming” tourism is the Millenials way of life, different from the previous generations.  More open to international travel, they choose a destination by its interest and its activities. For instance events, festivals, cultural or sports…

Children’s day: The PREVENT formula

A brief by Tamara Guirao, CAAC Coordinator As we mentioned last year, every first of June the International Day for the Protection of Children is commemorated. However, the Atlantic Arc Cities have taken a hands-on in the issue, building an URBACT project called PREVENT. PREVENT is a network of ten European cities that have chosen…

Environment Day in the Atlantic Arc

A brief by Tamara Guirao, CAAC Coordinator World Environment Day (‘WED’) is celebrated every year on 5 June to raise global awareness of the need to take positive environmental action. It is run by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). It was the day that United Nations Conference on the Human Environment began. The United…