Journalists and stakeholders were informed about the CouNT project at the Press Conference held on Thursday 1 June 2023.

The COunT project aims to encourage employment in the cultural and creative industry sectors in the direction of strengthening local entrepreneurship and tourism development.

The Development Company of Florina (ANFLO) organized a Press Conference for the presentation of the COunT cross-border project, with the presence of representatives of local organizations and media of Florina and the wider region.

The press conference was held on Thursday, June 1, 2023, at 19.00 at the Lingos Hotel in Florina (Tagmatarhou Naum 1).

The purpose of the press conference was to present the vision, goals, actions, and expected results of the COunT project, to promote creative opportunities in tourism, and strengthen the overall development of the cross-border area.

Speeches and presentations within the press conference were implemented through a participatory approach and were followed by a question and answer session, allowing attendees – both organizations’ representatives and journalists to receive important information about the project and the actions to be held at Florina.

The participation of all the interested parties and stakeholders, as well as the media coverage of this specific action and of the project as a whole, was important.

The COunT project is co-funded by the European Union and national resources of the counties participating in the Programme Interreg IPA CBC “Greece – Republic of North Macedonia” 2014-2020.

The views expressed in this press release do not necessarily reflect the views of the European Union, the participating countries and the Managing Authority.