For its launch, the counselor Cristina Sánchez has renewed in the Los Alcázares Yacht Club, the collaboration agreement with Luis Cabello, president of the Business Association of the Mar Menor-Cabo de Palos Nautical Station.
“The objective of the initiative is to raise awareness and promote the sustainable use of the Mar Menor, projecting the message that this is still the best place in the world and the safest to start in water sports, since it allows doing it outdoors and maintaining safety distances “, indicated the counselor.
Students between the ages of 7 and 18, from more than 600 educational centers, will be able to access. This year it has a new start date, since the activities, in addition to being available during the low season, begin in the middle of July “as direct support to the tourism sector and specialized companies on the coast before the parenthesis that have suffered from the Covid-19 pandemic “, stressed Cristina Sánchez.
In this way, he explained, “we seek to promote the reactivation process of the municipalities of La Manga and Mar Menor to later extend the program until the month of December, contributing to seasonally adjust these municipalities and continue to maintain employment rates throughout year”.
All the information of interest about the promotion, about the participating companies and inscriptions is hosted on the web ‘www.murciaturistica.es‘.
In the dissemination of this edition, the Ministry of Education and Culture will collaborate, which will keep the public centers and regional agreements included in its database informed of this initiative.
Furthermore, the performance reinforces the image of the ‘Reencuent yourself in the Region of Murcia’ campaign, designed to project the image of a preferred safe destination in which unique and singular experiences can be enjoyed, in this case, taking it as a setting.
Since it started in 2017, a total of 12,567 students from the Region of 19 Murcian municipalities have benefited from these discounts (Alcantarilla, Alguazas, Alhama de Murcia, Beniel, Bullas, Caravaca de la Cruz, Cartagena, Cehegín, Cieza, La Unión , Las Torres de Cotillas, Librilla, Lorca, Lorquí, Mazarrón, Molina de Segura, Murcia, Puerto Lumbreras and Torre Pacheco).