Symposium in Husum: Nature Conservation and Tourism a valuable partnership

In the Wadden Sea World Heritage, nature conservation and tourism are partners and maintain a close cooperation. This was illustrated once more at the regional symposium on "Nature experiences within touristic offers" with more than 120 participants that was carried out in Husum on November the 13th. [more]

Seminar: Strategy for sustainable tourism in the Wadden Sea

On October 9, 2014, the BNUR (center for Nature, Environment and Rural Areas of Schleswig-Holstein) organized an educational seminar"Strategy for sustainable tourism in the Wadden Sea", inviting interested stakeholder from the region to the event in Tönning. [more]

Recent WWF report on "Travel & Protect - Contribution to Nature Conservation through Tourism in the Wadden Sea Region".

How can the tourism sector financially contribute to the protection of the unique landscape? A publication compiled in the framework of the Interreg IVB Projektes "PROWAD Protect & Prosper" as contribution to the action plan for sustainable tourism development in the Wadden Sea World Heritage Destination is dealing with this issue. [more]

PROWAD supported biggest birthday party in the Wadden Sea

The 5th anniversary of the inscription of the Wadden Sea on the World Heritage List on 26 June 2009 was celebrated with many events in the Wadden Sea region. With the PROWAD network, sustainable tourism and awareness for the property was promoted through a common poster and a special postcard. [more]

PROWAD at North Sea Conference

At the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre from 25 - 26 June, 400+ members of the North Sea Region met to discuss perspectives for the future cooperation in the framework of the INTERREG North Sea Programm 2020. [more]

PROWAD Tourism Newsletter No. 2

This newsletter is sent out periodically and is written for tourism stakeholders in the Wadden Sea World Heritage Destination. It contains tourism comments and valuable PROWAD project news, tips and specific information for tourism companies. In addition we also provide occasional product updates and offers specifically relating to your business, information about our Wadden Sea World Heritage, sustainable tourism development and press or media releases. [more]

PROWAD Video on Sustainable Tourism

A new video with statements by the members of the Task Group Sustainable Tourism Strategy summmarizes the main result of the PROWAD project. [more]

PROWAD Tourism Strategy signed at Ministerial Conference

The strategy on "Sustainable Tourism in the Wadden Sea World Heritage Destination" was adopted at the Trilateral Ministerial Council at the 12th Trilateral Governmental Conference in Toender (Denmark) on 5 February 2014. [more]

The new Wadden Sea World Heritage Brand

PROWAD has developed a description of the "World Heritage Brand" which translates the "Outstanding Universal Value" defining the essence, values, core characteristics and mission of the brand. It outlines the benefits for stakeholders of using the brand consistently across the Wadden Sea. [more]

PROWAD in European Regional Review Magazine

PROWAD has been introduced in the European managazine "The Parliament - Regional Review" promoting the linkage between sustainable tourism and protection of the Wadden Sea World Heritage. [more]