On July 24th 2017 the first meeting of the Aterno Valley Model Forest internal committee occurred in San Demetrio de Vestini (AQ). During this meeting the committee planned the next months “road map” (below described) to candidate the Medium Aterno Valley as first Model Forest Area of Abruzzo.
Within next September the committee will get in touch with the Model Forest Mediterranean Network Administrator in order to understand the best legal framework for the Medium Aterno Valley Model Forest Network.
Within next September the committee will prepare a Letter of Intent that will have to be signed by Representatives of Medium Aterno Valley Municipalities as formal commitment to candidate the valley as part of the International Model Forest Network.
Next September a delegation of the committee will meet Representatives of Abruzzo Region in order to start up the institutional process for the Medium Aterno Valley candidacy as Model Forest.
Starting from next September the committee will arrange several meeting with the main social and economical categories of Stakeholder in order to show them the Model Forest Project and gather up informations for the Strategic Plan of Medium Aterno Valley Model Forest Network.
Following those meetings the committee will prepare a first draft of the Strategic Plan of Medium Aterno Valley Model Forest Network.