1. Involvement in the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe programme

  • Participation in the evaluation and certification of new Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe

  • Invitation to attend EPA Annual events: Training Academy for Cultural Route managers, Cultural Route Advisory Forum; Possibility for country to host EPA Annual events

  • Exchange of information, best practices among EPA Member States

  • Election of Member State Representative as EPA Chairperson, Member of Bureau, Committee member

  • Direct access to the activities database of the Cultural Routes of Council of Europe


2. Networking and visibility

  • Direct contact with EPA Observers, International Organizations (UNESCO, UNWTO, OECD) and European Institutions (European Parliament, European Commission) and information on funding opportunities

  • Invitation of Member State Representative to represent EPA at international events, conference, Cultural Routes certification award ceremonies

  • Visibility of Ministry on EPA website, with a dedicated country-specific internet page.