Management plan of Butrint National Park for next 10 years presented

TIRANA, October 4/ATA/-In the Southern city of Saranda, today was presented the management plan of Butrint National Park for the next 10 years as prepared by the American-Albanian Development Foundation, in collaboration with the Center for Applied Archeology, University College London, Cultural Heritage without Borders and Butrint site staff.

Attending the presentation event was Minister of Culture Elva Margariti, Mayor of Saranda Adrian Gurma, specialists, and other guests.

Minister Margariti said that this is the first management plan that projects Butrint 2030, as a park that resembles the best regional and world models, with some economic development circles and strong environmental and community approaches.

According to her, these ideas need to be materialized into concrete plans.

The representatives of the tour operators, environmental and cultural heritage specialists appreciated the innovations of the plan that were presented to them and made valuable suggestions./k.s/j.p/p.s./