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ENTIDAD: Municipality of Sant Pere de Ribes.
CAPITAL OF THE REGION: Barcelona
KM OF THE MUNICIPALITY: 40,71 Km2
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE: 9,50%
Do you already have town twinnings? Yes, Puerto Cabezas (NICARAGUA)
Working languages: English and Spanish.
AREAS OF COOPERATION:
Tourism, company and local commerce
DESCRIPTION OF THE MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES:
The municipality of Sant Pere de Ribes is located in the southwest part of the Garraf in the province of Barcelona, midway between the province of Barcelona and Tarragona.
The crops of vineyards and mountains within the Natural Park of Garraf are one of the most important landscapes. Part of the municipality (4 km 2) belongs to the Natural Park of Garraf, which includes the cim top of Montgros, local viewpoint. The tourist office is one of the information points of the Garraf Natural Park. It’s a point of departure for several routes of cultural and tourist area.
It includes a set of centres, where Ribes and Roquetes are the most important towns, in addition to the historic areas of La Vilanoveta, Puigmoltó, and the neighbourhood of Palou or The Medieval country of “Les Torres” houses.
The situation, good communications and the conditions of the landscape has promoted the role of the municipality as a secondary residence and Holidays.
It should be noted large number of houses scattered over the town, some of them converted into accommodations with pools or engaged in rural tourism.
OBJETIVES FOR THE TWINNING
- Develop measures to promote the main tourist places.
- To develop Cooperation’s tourism projects.
- Promote entrepreneurial culture helping the creation and consolidation of new companies.
- To promote business exchanges
- To develop training sessions in management and direction of PIMES
- Sharing best practices in the development of emerging economic sectors
- To develop programs of local commercial revitalization
- Establish channels for exchange experiences among traders.
We are looking for a council with a similar objectives and interests.
Area of Cooperation and International Relations
Direction: C/ Major 110
City: Sant Pere de Ribes (Barcelona)
Teléfono: +34 938 963 244
Fax: +34 938963 277