UA-RM#DiscoverEU is a proposal by IDEP Moldova to the European Commission in order to offer support to 18 y.o. to travel between Iasi-Chisinau-Odessa by train between 1 February 2022 and 31 December 2022.
The tourism industry needs concrete measures to attract tourists, respecting all restrictions and rules, otherwise, a lot of them could stop their activity temporarily or definitively due to almost 18 + months of circulation restrictions caused by COVID-19. UA-RM#DiscoverEU proposal is designed to save workplaces in the tourism industry that is mostly affected by COVID restrictions. By UA-RM#DiscoverEU proposal is possible to stimulate regional tourism via rail for short visits (like City Breaks) made by the young generation in the declared 2022 — European Year of Youth.
UA-RM#DiscoverEU proposed by IDEP Moldova to the European Commission aims to offer to 10 000 beneficiaries (18 y.o.) from 3 regions (Iasi, Chisinau, Odessa) support to travel between Iasi-Chisinau-Odessa by train.
To be eligible for this UA-RM#DiscoverEU is a proposal is necessary to be:
- Have a permanent residence in the Odessa region, Chisinau (or the Republic of Moldova), or the Iasi region;
- Have been born between 1 November 2003 (included) and 31 December 2004 (included);
- Excluding youth from the category known as NEET ( «Not in Education, Employment, or Training»);
- Complete the correct ID or passport number on the online application form.
!!!This is not a launched program!!! This is a proposal by IDEP Moldova to the European Commission!!!
As an Ambassador DiscoverEU or DiscoverUA-RM Ambassador, the teen is encouraged to share their impressions via social networks, by promoting regional tourism via available regular rail route Iasi-Chisinau-Odessa.
The total budget of this proposal is limited to 300 000 euros.
All procedure is designed to be using online platform directly by the European Commission.