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Crete is on the right way to become a model holiday destination for sustainable food. At the beginning of July, the succesful kick-off event took place with all stakeholders in Heraklion. Approximately 120 participants from the agricultural and tourism sector witnessed the starting of the new project phase.
In the project on wildlife resource inventory and monitoring in the KAZA area, which has been funded by the Loro Parque foundation, project partner Panthera has published the final project report in mid-June. The results show that widlife population has partially declined - a significant finding for the future toutism development of the region.
Workshops and round table meetings for hotel employees have taken place on Rhodes and in Calabaria end of May to commonly develop measures to reduce food waste. During this summer season, it is up to the hotels to implement at least three measurements to reduce food waste.