Ecoturismo Cuenca has been awarded by “City of Cuenca” awards 2017.
The capital will recognize the work “Entre Hoces” with the “Promotion of Cuenca” award for its contribution to the dissemination of Cuenca heritage.
The City Council of Cuenca, through this first edition “Ciudad de Cuenca Awards”, seeks recognition to the locals who have stood out for their contribution to human knowledge and the people and institutions that have been decisive through the socio-economic development of the city or trhough the protection of its environment.
In total, there will be four awards, each awarding a different ambit of the social context of Cuenca: “Golden Caliz”, “Solidarity and Equality”, “Sports” and “Heritage”.
For ‘Heritage’ category, we have the pride and the illusion of being selected liked to the proect ‘Entre Hoces’, which it was already awarded the 1st ‘National Heritage Awards ‘ within the 20th Anniversary of Cuenca Declaration (UNESCO) and declared an Event of Exceptional Public Interest.
Thanks to the great help of twenty collaborators, this multidisciplinary work has done a thorough work of analysis, studies and compilation of the main patrimonial values of the Hoces de Cuenca;geological environment and vegetal and faunistic communities, goods of cultural interest and of the intangible value, conclusions and proposals of much depth and route.
The awrds ‘Ciudad de Cuenca’ will be presented for the first time during the opening ceremony of local Feats “San Julián 2017”.
Thank again to all the people who have somehow helped us to carry out this project.0