Regional Development plan for South-Central Planning region 2007-2013
Definition of cultural value in the instrument
Regional governors, municipalities, associations of municipalities and NGOs.
Gives priority to preservation, recreation and sustainable use of cultural heritage. Provides measures for promotion and socialisation of cultural heritage through sustainable tourism; conservation and specialised interpretation of cultural sites; inventarisation (digital cataloguing) and ranking of cultural resources; investigation, restoration and conservation of immobile and mobile heritage; establishment of private museums, granting concessions for cultural heritage. Provides measures for development of cultural industries - market for cultural values and cultural tourism as well as inclusion of socialised cultural values into general tourist products; improve the attractiveness and register trade marks of mobile cultural values to improve their marketing and replication. Provides for measures for business orientation of regional cultural institutions (museums, theatres, etc.).
Although it is a regional development plan this instrument does not provide for operative implementation of its priority measures supported by the necessary targeted funding for this but it is rather of recommendative nature and relies on funding opportunities provided by the national Operational Programme for Regional Development and the national Rural Development Programme.