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The role of health tourism in improving the competitiveness of rural regions in Hungary and Croatia
Project ID: HUHR/0901/2.1.3/0008
Project acronym: HEALTH TOURISM IN THE BORDERS
Project title: The role of health tourism in improving the competitiveness of rural regions in Hungary and Croatia
Call: HUHR/0901
Action: 2.1.3 Joint research, development and innovation (R&D&I)
Total project budget: 187 346,00 €
EU contribution: 154 769,60 €
Project Duration 01 March 2010 − 30 June 2011
Geographical location of the project: Somogy megye, Međimurska županija
Project status: Finalized
Project description:

The project researches and tries to determine the importance of health tourism in the competitiveness of rural regions in the cross-border area and to identify the most important factors of success. Research will be conducted on investments, grants and supports in health tourism in the cross-border area, the role of health tourism enterprises and health institutions in regional incomes will be assessed, as well as the competitiveness of health tourism in the border region and the social impacts of health tourism on employment, educational level and living standards. Research findings are to help local decision makers to guide their health tourism related development strategies. An IT platform will be created for the encouragement of a cross-border network of Croatian and Hungarian health tourism actors to share ideas, discuss development plans
 

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Partnership

Lead Beneficiary

Balatoni Integrációs És Fejlesztési Ügynökség Közhasznú Nonprofit Kft.
Hungary, Somogy megye

 

Project Partner 1

Regionalna razvojna agencija Međimurje
Croatia, Međimurska županija

 

News

Final Implementation Report approved by JMC
29 March 2018

Final Implementation Report (FIR) of the Hungary-Croatia (IPA) Cross-border Co-operation Programme 2007-2013 was approved via 48th written procedure of the Joint Monitoring Committee (JMC) of the Hungary-Croatia Cross-border Co-operation Programme 2007-2013 and has been submitted to the...
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Results of public consultation on border obstacles
25 May 2016

The European Commission has published the result of the public consultation on the border obstacles . The results are available in all official EU languages. 
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