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01 October, 2022
 
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Over 2 million euros earmarked to develop Cyprus' countryside

The fund is available for projects that create 'authentic experiences' in Cyprus villages and remote areas

Source: CNA

The Deputy Ministry of Tourism has announced funding of over €2 million for projects that create “authentic experiences” in the countryside and are calling on interested parties to apply for the subsidy.

The total fund of €2.050.000 is part of the Scheme for the Rejuvenation of the countryside, mountainous and remote areas approved recently by the Cabinet.

This particular scheme, according to a press release by the Deputy Ministry, will fund the renovation of public and private buildings and open areas, that will be purposed for visits and culinary and crafting activities. The landscaping and accessibility of outdoor spaces and the development of alternative tourism projects (such as religious tourism, cultural tourism, flora and fauna observation activities and adventurous tourism) will also be funded.

Applicants can find more information on the Deputy Ministry’s website www.tourism.gov.cy. Applications are due on November 30th, 2022 at 15:00 and will be reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis, according to the announcement. For further information, applicants can contact 22691127 and 22691309, or email ~GalatiaLoizou@visitcyprus.com and AnthieGabrielides@visitcyprus.com.

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