Participants of the training in Volozhin district are being taught how to adapt infrastructure and services for people with disabilities. Training is being conducted in agroland “KONI-PONY” on March, 30-31 in the frames of the project “Volozhin without barriers”, which is being implemented with financial support from the European Union. Middle and senior management i.e. deputy chairman of executive committee, heads of departments of executive committee, heads of social services, heads of museums, heads of agrolands take part in the training.
“We would like to introduce modern innovative approaches in the field of project management and methods of ensuring the inclusiveness in management practices while creating and adapting touristic, recreational and social products”, - project manager of Interakcia Foundation Iryna Ivanova noticed.
The project is being implemented by Interakcia Foundation, Belarusian Public Association Country Escape, Public Association Belarusian Association of People with Disabilities, Volozhin District Executive Committee and Volozhin Social Service Centre with financial support from the European Union. European Union invests 1 milllion euro. By 2019, rampants for 30 infrastructural objects in Volozhin district will be constructed and the first tourist information and recreation center with hostel and conference room in Volozhin will be opened. In spring 2016 a special environmental trail in Nalibokskaya pushcha will be launched.