On 22-24 November, 2006, the Szabolcs-Szatmar-Bereg Regional Development Agency (Hungary) together with the Ukrainian-Hungarian Regional Development Centre (Ukraine) organized a seminar-training in Niregyhaza town (Hungary) within the cross-border program titled “Development and strengthening the cross-border tourism relations between Transcarpathian and Szabolcs-Szatmar-Bereg regions”.
The Ukrainian group consisted of tourism and regional development managers, experts, journalists – altogether 19 persons. Our specialists together with the Hungarian colleagues visited some of the tourist places and sights of Szatmar-Bereg district (in particular villages of Mariapocs, Takos, Tarpa, Szatmarcseke, Turistvandi, Penyige and others). During the seminar they exchanged with experience of cooperation with EU and discussed the common problems and their solving.
The seminar took place in the Training Centre of the Szabolcs-Szatmar-Bereg Regional Development Agency. Etelka Sebestyen, the Agency expert, acquainted the participants with the program of tourism development in North-Alfold region for 2007-2013. The next stage of the study program will be realized in Transcarpathia (Ukraine) at the beginning of 2007.