Year: 2016 | Country: Chile
The objective of the consultancy was to carry out the Final Evaluation of the project named “Patagonic Archipelagos, International Destination for Scientific Tourism” (ATN / ME-13635-CH). The project was carried out by the Universidad Austral of Chile, through its Center for Research in Ecosystems of Patagonia (CIEP) and was partially funded by resources provided by the Multilateral Investment Fund of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB / MIF).
The purpose of the project was “to contribute to the competitive strengthening of the value chains of the tourist sector in the Aysen region”. The expected result (Purpose) of it is “to convert the Patagonian archipelago into an international class tourism destination”.
The consultancy involved the development and evaluation of a Network of Scientific Tourism Providers, involving all stakeholders related to tourism in the Region of Aysén, with the participation of more than 30 members from 12 communities
Key words: Entrepreneurs – Tourism – Evaluation – MIF – IDB