ECTN welcomes the 'Transition Pathway for Tourism' * which has great synergies with ReInHerit CSA
The aim of this report is to describe the measures and outputs needed to accelerate the green and digital transitions and improve the resilience of the tourism ecosystem. The objective is to encourage and invite all groups and stakeholders in the tourism ecosystem to engage and play their part in the initiative. The work to prepare the pathway has followed a collaborative approach involving all stakeholder groups. Similar active and productive collaboration should support also the way forward. Following the publication of this report, the Commission will invite tourism stakeholders to present their commitments to the transition pathway for tourism, and it will establish collaboration processes for the co-implementation and monitoring of the work. The follow-up of the transition pathway will be facilitated by an online stakeholder collaboration platform. The report includes several references in relation to cultural heritage tourism.
In particular, ECTN welcomes the several and highly relevant references on:
The above will be included in the updated ECTN Charter for Sustainable Cultural Tourism, as well as in the contribution by ECTN on cultural heritage management guidelines, in the framework of the ReInHerit Horizon2020 Coordination and Support Action (CSA).
(*) European Commission, Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Transition pathway for tourism, 2022,