Enhancement of manufacturing and activities related to using and working stone
The use of stone in buildings, dry walls and paved tracks are important signs of human influence on the Caneva territory. On the other hand, decades of mining have damaged whole areas, comprising the possibility of developing tourism and excursions to the area.
As part of DYNALP to draw attention to the subject of stone (use and work) and promote a series of teaching, scientific and practical activities involving schools, research groups, museums and cultural associations. Development of a tourist circuit based on the historical and mining heritage.
Study and census of stone manufacture and of areas endangered by the indiscriminate use of concrete but still possible to recoup. Creation of teaching units for schools, identifying excursions for specific themes. Training courses for young people intending to become stone craftsmen. Teaching and information courses in collaboration with the Senior Citizens University. Preparation of communication material, enhancement of the "Museo del Minatore" [Museum of Mining].
Economic: new employment opportunities for craftsmen.
January 2005 - June 2006