Heritage resources contribute to the sustainable development and management of territories, and show many positive impacts on the economic, cultural, social and environmental spheres.

 Recommended courses of action for D1

  • Support and showcase projects involving heritage which show due regard for its integrity
  • Introduce or consolidate incentives (grants, tax concessions, etc.) for the preservation and management of cultural heritage and for heritage education
  • Provide examples to demonstrate the positive impacts of heritage for society and the territory and for return on investment
  • Highlight the various kinds of contributions to heritage-related projects
  • Support investment projects in cultural heritage (relating to knowledge and skills) as a strategic factor in contributing to and supporting the creative economy

 Good practices for D1