KICK OFF MEETING is organised in the city hall of Middelburg. Key stakeholders of all partner regions and invited EU networks are able to get informed about the specific objectives of the CHERISH project and introduced to the project consortium. Participants are given the opportunity to explore the region and its good practices of gastronomy and innovative entrepreneurship.

Involved stakeholders will demonstrate different best practices of crossovers between cultural heritage and food, fashion, design, and tourism industry. Key note speakers are invited to give insight in the value of identity and the geographical diversity and similarities of fishing communities and its heritage and cultural values in Europe. There will be time to have discussions between partners, stakeholders (beneficiaries) and regional policy makers.

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