An initiative was launched to declare Vukovar as a place of special reverence as a protected locality

first_imgThe Association of Croatian Tourist Guide Associations has launched an initiative to include the area of ​​the city of Vukovar in the list as a fully protected entity, ie a locality.Namely, in accordance with the Tourism Services Act, protected localities will be areas where a tourist guide can provide services only if he has passed a special part of the professional exam for protected units (localities), for which he can be educated only in the Republic of Croatia.”We hope that the Minister of Tourism, Mr. Capelli, will consider and accept this proposal and harmonize the Ordinance on Protected Entities (sites) with the Bill on the Proclamation of Vukovar as a place of special homeland piety with the aim of preserving lasting memories of Vukovar in the Homeland War. , encouraging its social development with special emphasis on the development of cultural tourism in accordance with the adopted national strategy and the adopted strategy for the development of cultural tourism in the Republic of Croatia, which cannot be realized without systematic protection of all proposed protected sites and units whose professional interpretation requires additional education. tourist guides with the aim of promoting and protecting the national and local identity of the Croatian people. ” pointed out Kristina Nuić Prka, president of the Association of Croatian Tourist GuidesThe Ministry of Veterans is drafting the Bill on declaring Vukovar a place of special homeland piety, which expresses the uniqueness of Vukovar in recent Croatian history and which seeks to pay respect and recognition to the victims of the inhabitants and veterans of Vukovar. “This is an area of ​​exceptional national interest, and in order to preserve the memory of Vukovar and the dignity of the Homeland War, we also believe that it is crucial to tell visitors and tourists the truth about the Homeland War and adequately show the protected site, convey the suffering, emotions and pride of its inhabitants. areas“Concluded Nuić Prka and added that as an Association that brings together tourist guides from all over Croatia, they thank the City of Vukovar for recognizing the importance of tourist guides and the importance of authentic presentation of the Homeland War and Vukovar as a fully protected site.Related news: KRISTINA NUIĆ PRKA: TOURIST GUIDES INTERPRET CULTURAL HERITAGE, AND CULTURAL HERITAGE IS WHAT SEPARATES US FROM GLOBALIZATIONlast_img read more

Dare Offers scholarship to 5-year-old Boxing Sensation

first_imgIn line with his avowed mandate of discovering young talents and nurturing them to stardom, Youth and Sports Development Minister Mr. Sunday Dare has offered a scholarship to five-year-old boxing sensation Ayomide Adeyemo. Dare’s grassroots development agenda had led to the discovery of young boxer Shekinat,a swimmer Nicknamed Fish and the Yakubu sisters dubbed the Williams sisters of Nigerian tennis for their prowess on the tennis courts.Dare who refers to himself as the ‘Chief Talent Hunter’ said he was moved by a viral video of the young talented boxer. “Sequel to the viral video of a talented baby boy boxer on the PUNCH Newspaper’s social media pages, I will be putting the baby in a boxing academy for further growth and also sponsor his education. Some financial stipends will be given for the upkeep of the lad as well.”Advertisement Loading… The five-year-old Ayomide is so talented that she could be a future Olympian as she would be properly groomed and monitored. The young boxer will be under the tutelage of his father Mr Adeyemo acting as his trainer.In line with Dare’s vision of ensuring that athletes combine sports with education,Olamide will be training after school at their residence in Baruwa area of Lagos State. Read Also:Crown FC Appreciate Sunday Dare for Repairing Stadium Pavilion Penultimate week in Ibadan, Dare had also offered a scholarship to a young football supporter during the finals of the Unity Football Club competition at the Obafemi Awolowo Stadium in Ibadan. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Promoted Content6 Extreme Facts About HurricanesBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For ThemA Guy Turns Gray Walls And Simple Bricks Into Works Of ArtCouples Who Celebrated Their Union In A Unique, Unforgettable Way14 Hilarious Comics Made By Women You Need To Follow Right Now9 Movie Scenes That Got Re-Shot And Saved The Whole MovieBest Car Manufacturers In The WorldWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?A Museum To Rihanna’s Glory Could Soon Be Opened7 Of The Wealthiest Universities In The World7 Black Hole Facts That Will Change Your View Of The UniverseYou’ve Only Seen Such Colorful Hairdos In A Handful Of Animelast_img read more

Troy Camp is senior gift recipient

first_imgThe class of 2015 voted to support USC Troy Camp with its senior class gift.According to a press release from USC’s Office of Annual Giving, this year’s poll had the closest vote in senior gift history. Out of the four different organizations, USC Troy Camp narrowly won with 35 percent of the total votes.The JEP Community Van was the runner-up with 33 percent, followed by USC Good Neighbors with 19 percent and USC Friends and Neighbors Day with 13 percent of the votes.“The USC senior gift is a time-honored tradition that unifies each graduating class and recognizes its unique contribution to USC,” according to the senior gift page on the USC website. “The USC Senior Gift provides an opportunity for each senior to foster their long identity as a member of the Trojan Family.”Troy Camp is one of the oldest and largest student-run philanthropies on campus, according to its website. It provides mentoring and leadership programs for students in South Los Angeles.This year’s Senior Gift Advisory Board is aiming to set a new record for participation in the senior gift with 97 percent of the graduating class, in hopes of raising $20,000. The senior gift campaign begins on March 23 and will end on June 30.last_img read more