ACTION 1: Analysis & Documentation of the tourism accommodation sector in Greece and Cyprus

(Start date: 1/9/2010, End date: 30/11/2010, Status: Completed)

Activity 1(a): Recording and assessment of the existing situation regarding tourism development in North Aegean, Greece and Cyprus

Activity 1(b): Preparation of a list of eligible accommodation facilities

ACTION 2:Development of an appropriate software tool for the evaluation and quantification of the accommodation units’ carbon footprint

(Start date: 1/12/2010, End date: 31/07/2011, Status: Completed)

Activity 2(a): Determination and evaluation of CO2 equivalent emission sources

Activity 2(b): Development of an appropriate software tool for the determination-quantification of the carbon footprint for a given tourism accommodation

ACTION 3: Demonstration and optimization of the carbon footprint software

(Start date: 1/08/2011, End date: 31/01/2012, Status: Completed)

Activity 3(a): Demonstration of the developed model

Activity 3(b): Training seminars/workshops

Activity 3(c): Evaluation from the output results and optimization of the model

Activity 3(d): Preparation of the software’s operational manual

ACTION 4: Large scale application of the software tool

(Start date: 1/02/2012, End date: 31/08/2012, Status: Completed)

Activity 4(a): Organization of an informative campaign

Activity 4(b): Large scale application of the carbon footprint software

Activity 4(c): Data collection and evaluation

ACTION 5: Carbon footprint offsetting strategies and measures for the accommodation sector

(Start date: 1/06/2012, End date: 30/11/2012, Status: Completed)

Activity 5(a): Development of guidelines for CO2 offsetting in tourism accommodation sector

Activity 5(b): Case studies for potential mitigation measures for the participated accommodation units

ACTION 6: Dissemination Activities

(Start date: 1/09/2010, End date: 31/12/2012, Status: Completed)

Activity 6(a): Launching Event

Activity 6(b): Development and updating of the project’s interactive website

Activity 6(c): Development and distribution of Informative Material

Activity 6(d): Layman’s report

Activity 6(e): Publications in National and International scientific and technical journals/conferences

Activity 6(f): Organisation of an International Conference

Activity 6(g): Media Broadcasting

ACTION 7: Monitoring and Evaluation

(Start date: 1/09/2011, End date: 31/12/2012, Status: Completed)

Activity 7(a): Development of End-of-Action Reports

Activity 7(b): Evaluation of the performance indicators

ACTION 8: Management and Reporting to the EC

(Start date: 1/09/2010, End date: 31/12/2012, Status: Completed)

Activity 8(a): Project coordination

Activity 8(b): Project Committees

Activity 8(c): Kick-off meeting

Activity 8(d): Reporting to the EC

ACTION 9: After Life Communication Plan

(Start date: 1/07/2012, End date: 31/12/2012, Status: Completed)

The After Life Communication Plan includes the detailed description of all the appropriate actions in order to ensure the effective dissemination and communication of the project results after its completion.

Last update of current page: January 11, 2013