Project good practices

Aquamuseum of Vila Nova de Cerveira

Summary: The Aquamuseum combines scientific research with environmental and cultural education about nature and artisanal fishing culture of the Minho basin.

Location: Norte, Portugal

AMAReMAR – Art and Community

Summary: Social intervention linked to the Sea and fishing communities issues, through the arts, valuing education and culture for social cohesion.

Location: Norte, Portugal

Lugar do Real Platform – Aldeias de Mar project

Summary: The audiovisual platform disseminates and enhances the social image of fishing activity and professionals of the sector in the “Aldeias do Mar” territory.

Location: Norte, Portugal

Gil Eannes Hospital Ship (Museum)

Summary: The Gil Eannes Hospital Ship, a symbol of the fishing culture and shipbuilding, contributes to the preservation of the collective memory of a people.

Location: Norte, Portugal

The Vernacular shipbuilding wharf of Paphos

Summary: A vernacular shipbuilding wharf that restores old and historic fishing vessels as well as modern boats on a commercial base.

Location: Κύπρος,

The Martinsicuro Ecomuseum of the Sea and of Fishing

Summary: The Ecomuseum of the Sea and of Fishing traces the history of fishing in Martinsicuro with photos and objects made available by older fishermen.

Location: Abruzzo, Italy (Italia)

Fishing tourism regional law n. 23 5/6/2012

Summary: The Law regulates activities related to the sea, contributing to diversification of fishing activities and integration of fishermen's incomes

Location: Abruzzo, Italy (Italia)

The Intangible Maritime Cultural Heritage Project in Cyprus

Summary: The Intangible Maritime Cultural Heritage Project is a small-scale project aiming to record vernacular shipbuilding in Cyprus.

Location: Κύπρος, Cyprus (Κυπρος)

Fishing Tourism in Cyprus: an alternative way to learn...

Summary: Fishing tourism as an alternative way to protect and pass fishing culture to the next generations and keep the fishing sector alive.

Location: Κύπρος, Cyprus (Κυπρος)

Fishery Wharf “Meerman” in Arnemuiden

Summary: The Fishery Wharf of Arnemuiden preserves historic boats as a mean to preserve and disseminate old craftsmanship in building, maintain, restore historic vessels

Location: Zeeland, Netherlands (Nederland)

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