Internal Notes

Registration to the EUROSTAT Training Courses on Tourism Satellite Accounts is now open


The purpose of the European Statistical Training Programme (ESTP) is to provide European statisticians the opportunity to participate in international training courses, workshops and seminars at postgraduate level. The programme is coordinated by Eurostat.

The ESTP programme 2019 includes a course on Tourism Satellite Accounts (26-29 November 2019, Luxembourg).

Participation is free of charge since the programme is financed and supported by the European Commission (Eurostat) and the European Free Trade Association (EFTA).

Application Deadline: 01/10/2019

RESponsible Island: Prize for renewables energy in Islands


Title: RESponsible Island - Prize for a renewable geographic energy island

ID Call: Prize-SC3-2019

Deadline: 26/09/2019


Call for Proposals: Apply now to develop creative transnational thematic promotional campaigns in third countries


The European Travel Commission (ETC) is seeking to co-invest into the most creative transnational thematic promotional campaigns conceived, developed and executed by a consortium of partners. This call for proposals is launched in the framework of an ad-hoc grant of the European Commission (EC) to ETC with the aims to support the promotion of thematic trans-European tourism products in third countries.

Global Green Destinations Days 2019: Submit your Good practice story now


You have time until the 16 August to submit your sustainable tourism story for presentation at Global Green Destinations Days (GGDD, 9-12 Oct in Croatia). Destinations and businesses are invited to propose their good practice stories on any of the GGDD-topics.

Calls for proposals: Routes4U grants for tourism products, services and Cultural Routes cards


The seven calls for proposals are launched in the framework of the Council of Europe-European Union Joint Programme “Routes4U - Fostering regional development through transnational Cultural Routes, heritage policies and practices”. Project proposals shall aim to produce an added value to the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe programme and to the macro-regional strategies.

Survey: Contribute to the Stakeholders Consultation on Latest Developments and Future Challenges for Tourism


NECSTouR is pleased to announce that its Academic Members from the University of Girona - together with the Institute of Transport & Tourism at the University of Central Lancashire and the Faculty of Economics at University of Ljubljana - are undertaking a research study “European Tourism – Latest Developments and Future Challenges” for the Transport and Tourism Committee of the European Parliament.

We would be pleased to involve the whole NECSTouR network in this work.

Call for Proposals: University of Venice is Looking for a Partner for the Decarbonisation of the EU building Stock


NECSTouR Secretariat is pleased to forward to you this project proposal by the Ca' Foscari University of Venice:



HOTEL EUROPE: decarbonize the European hotel sector through climate and user’s tailored solutions contextualized in a green-mortgage scheme

Call for NECSTouR Annual General Meeting 2021


We are looking for possible candidates, willing to host and co-organise the NECSTouR Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Thematic Conference 2021

Would you like to benefit of this opportunity and become the hosting Region of the NECSTouR AGM 2021? Please, check all the useful information here below and eventually express your interest by December 2019



Background: What is the NECSTouR Annual General Meeting?