2, Ivan Vazov Str., Kostenets, Bulgaria
tel: +359 886 040495
Informacja o organizacji
Municipality of Kostenets decides issues of local importance in the sphere of the municipal property, enterprises, finance; the development of the territory; the education and culture; the health care.
Kostenets is located in South-West of Bulgaria, Sofia region. It is between two of the biggest cities in Bulgaria - Sofia (60 km away) and Plovdiv (80 km away). The municipality inhabitants are 12 562 people at the end of 2018. The farming land is 40% and the forest land is 55% from all the municipality area. In the territory there are three hot mineral water springs – in the resorts of Momin prohod, Vili Kostenets and Pchelinski bani famous from ancient times with their healing qualities.
408 firms are registered here. The main part of the local economy is based on manufacturing industry and commerce, followed by tourism, agriculture and forestry.
The most popular tourist sites in Kostenets are the Kostenski Waterfalls, the Stenos Fortress at Trayanovi vrata passage, numerous eco-paths, etc.
Komponent/działanie, którego partnerstwo dotyczyKomponent 2. Działanie 1. Partnerstwo miast
Zakres tematyczny projektuSpołeczne zaangażowanie, społeczeństwo obywatelskie, współpraca miast
Rola partnera w projekcie
Opis projektuStrand 2.1 Town Twinning
Municipality of Kostenets is searching for a partner to apply with a project proprsal under Measure 2.1 Town Twinning. We would like to foster active citizenship in the process of cooperation between municipalities and the exchange of best practices on common issues such as economic development, the improvement of social services, promotion of cultural and historical heritage, sport, education and tourism etc.
The project also aims to support good local governance and reinforce the role of the small municipalities in the European integration process.
We are looking for partners from all participating countries.