A project that shows the need to form active communities that can promote its heritage, and based on the participation of the community members in the town of Tarija. Tourism development affects the promotion of essential values of our cultural heritage, as well as promoting the community participation in cyberspace and the digital world.
What locality or neighborhood will your project focus on?
Describe the specific community with whom you will be working.
Tourism students that have the idea of replicating and putting their skills into practice in order to generate community development. Community members to carry out the community tourism project and propagate through our great cultural network.
What kinds of news, stories and other content will be created?
Blogs and website that seek to document the relationship between culture, community and patrimony. Diagnosis of the potential of cultural heritage available to each touristic region.
Verify in practice the situation in the tourist region of Viñales.
Designing a training program for the residents of Viñales, managers of culture and tourism facilities. The tourist culture and the particularities of tourism linked to a creative community, where tou
What technologies and digital tools do you plan to use in the trainings?
Describe the connections that you or your organization have already established that will contribute to the success of the project.
Secretariat of Development and Culture. Chamber of Hotels of Tarija. Municipality of Tarija. Municipality of San Lorenzo, Muncipality of Uriondo. Future: Ministry of Culture and Sports.
How many participants do you think will be involved in your project?
100 people to capture and maintain participation in phases
Phase 1: The cultural heritage and its importance for tourism. Specifying the current situation of Tarija
Phase 2: Current tourism activities.
Phase 3: The community and its close relation to tourism. Its role in tourism development.
Phase 4: Techniques for community participation to ensure that the community become the promoter of cultural offerings.
In each session, workshop participant
Besides the microgrant funding, what other resources and support are you seeking for your project to ensure its success?
Spaces and domains for netizens for hosting in which they store the multimedia documents and experiences and which can create opportunities to promote more serious tarijeña culture
Egberto Diomedes Burgos Erazo
April 5, 2013
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