The fifth meeting of the Thematic Working Group on Coastal and Maritime Tourism (WP5) took place in Rome on 8 and 9 November
Following the fourth meeting held in September in Paris, the TWG5 upgraded contribution to the ToR for strategic projects on Coastal and Maritime Tourism was shared. Experts were also involved in a work session about ongoing activities and expected results of the projects with the overall aim of further honing their general practices and interactions with relevant stakeholders.
Furthermore, a focus group was held in order to engage participants in a structured dialogue whereby they answered concrete questions related to outstanding issues of common interest, such as the correlation to policies of gaps, strategies and potential opportunities.
Finally, TWG5 experts elaborated interesting recommendations to foster future sectorial growth and feed their next meeting with innovative ideas.