Short Form: Specialty Cultura
Complete name: Capitalising of strengthened cultural heritage for lasting advancement and also competitiveness of cities as well as regions
Area of Intervention:4.3 Capitalising on Cultural Resources for Even More Eye-catching Cities and Areas.
Period: July 2012 – December 2014 (30 months).
- ERDF contribution: EUR 1.626.464,00.
- EUR 1.280.883,40.
Partnership:.City of Kostrzyn nad Odrą (Lubuskie, PL), Austrian State Archives (Wien, AT), Jaromer Municipality (Severovychod, CZ), Humboldt-University at Berlin (Berlin, DE), City of Kronach (Bayern, DE), Thuringian Institute for Advanced Researches as well as Education and learning reg. ass. (Thüringen, DE), ECCOFORT reg. Ass. -European Cooperation Centre of Fortified Heritage- (Berlin, DE), Ft Monostor Military Cultural Center Komarom (Kozep-Dunantul, HU), Province of Verona (Veneto, IT), ZVKDS – Institute for the Protection of Social Heritage of Slovenia (, AT), L’viv Regional State Management (Lviv, UA).
- Lead companion: City of Kostrzyn nad Odrą (Lubuskie, PL).
- Lead partner country: Poland.
- Get in touch with individual: Ms. Agnieszka Żurawska-Tatała.
- Address: ul. Graniczna 2, 66-470, Kostrzyn nad Odra, Poland.
Strength Cultura – Description.
Historical fortified monuments, citadel systems and also fortified relicts are to be located in all main European regions. This one-of-a-kind cultural heritage, partially awarded with defense condition, stands for the unique identity as well as attractiveness of main Europe’s cities and areas. However, it likewise faces a basic problem of inadequate upkeep and utilisation.
Multinational collaboration can help the regions, in this very context, to capitalise on their social heritage for city, cultural and social advancement, promote the tourist organization and also conceptually prepare financial investments in relevant tourism and also monument defense.
The strong suit CULTURA project aims to enhance brand-new quality right into the particular section of social heritage by promotion of the strengthened heritage and also expertise exchange regarding the monuments‘ protection and modern-day exercise.
- Forte Cultura – Purposes.
Within FORTE CULTURA, partners standing for different dates and also designs of fortified heritage, work together on remedies for far better market execution of fortified heritage in addition to systemic local policies promoting the fortified heritage‘ s prospective. The basic goal of the task is the mobilisation of social heritage as a resource for lasting financial development of cities and also areas in main Europe, as well as the enhancement of their competitiveness, good looks and identification.
The project likewise intends to create a brand-new social route from the Baltic to the Adratic Sea, called ‚Specialty Cultura‘, connecting cities and also areas with strengthened heritage. The joint approaches on monolith economic climate, monolith management, as well as promo of tourist as well as on investments initiation will be created.
- EXPECTED OUTPUTS.
- Forte Cultura – Expected Outcome.
While capitalising on social heritage and specifically advertising the strengthened heritage, the task will assist to boost the economic basis of getting involved cities and also areas, thus produce income as well as disburden public budget, develop new tasks and boost new top quality right into the heritage monitoring. The job companions will gain from knowledge exchange regarding brand-new ingenious social marketing and protection of monoliths.
The visualisation of industrialized approaches will be secured by the application of pilot tasks (e.g. improve the availability of selected websites by means of rivers). Collected data concerning prepared heritage will furthermore be kept at online database and also data regarding local prepared heritage will certainly be given through nationwide information factors.
- Forte Cultura – Activities.
- Summary of activities:.
In the CENTRAL EUROPE Program project strength CULTURA, 12 partners and also 7 Associated Organizations from 8 countries establish brand-new methods, instruments and solutions to capitalise the social heritage of fortification as contribution to the sustainable advancement as well as competition of cities as well as areas. The strengthened social heritage represents the unique identification and beauty of Central Europe. It suggests the European background, in addition to vital historic occasions and fallen empires.
Throughout the second functioning phase the high quality and intensity of the multinational teamwork combined as well as a good progress in the realisation of the prepared outcomes was generated. The advancement of the society course „Specialty Cultura“ of strengthened monoliths began with the elaboration procedure of a general idea. A first frame was defined as result of varied conversation as well as consultation in between some job partners and specialists. The know-how of the European Institute of Society Routes.
Luxembourg permits to present valuable functional experiences, concerning inquiries of effective society route structures, efficient monitoring and also in the growth of cutting-edge marketing instruments for a wide spread of information.In the contact between the European INTERREG-IV-C-project CERTESS as well as FORTE CULTURA the experience exchange, essential impulses and also discovering procedure for society path advancement were created.
For the culture path a fascinating Logo design with determining components of the unique protection design of stronghold was produced. As basic version, a first draft of journey to the Fortified Suitable Cities between Bohemia (CZ) and also Lombardy (IT) was developed. On this basis the next thematic journeys must developed, showing the various kinds of stronghold as well as the local peculiarities.
First suggestions as well as draft of concepts for citadel advertising as well as item positioning at the vacationer markets were prepared. During the visitand calls on the International Tourist Fair in Berlin, the high interest of excursion operators, fortress cities, stronghold as well as areas in entire Europe were signed up. As initial prospective members of the culture path Strength Cultura, the citadels Königstein (D) as well as Kufstein (A) determined to function intensive in the job.
With the transnational standing analysis of practised management models for fortification gained new expertise and also proficiency’s of fortress administration. The summary of finest practices makes it possible for the credentials of citadel administration as contribution for capitalising of the strengthened heritage.
The global analysis of recognized conventional technologies for citadel building compares the demands of technologies for conservation, defense and nature management of prepared heritage. The analysis has actually been validated that the project Strong suit Cultura must bring an excellent contribution to the keeping and circulation of traditional expertise and know-hows for citadels.