Evaluation of the project PITER Terres Monviso

Santagata Foundation has been commissioned by the Municipality of Saluzzo to conduct the impact assessment of the PITER Terres Monviso (part of the Interreg Alcotra program) and to prepare a preliminary study for the creation of a cross-border joint management body.

 

 


 

CONTEXT AND PARTNERS

ll progetto coinvolge il territorio attorno al massiccio del Monviso, guidato in qualità di capofila dalla Communauté de communes du Guillestrois et du Queyras, in partenariato con Camera di Commercio, Industria, Agricoltura e Artigianato Di Cuneo, Communauté de communes Serre-Ponçon, Communauté de communes Ubaye Serre-Ponçon, Comune di Saluzzo, Consorzio Monviso Solidale, Département des Hautes-Alpes, Ente di Gestione delle Aree Protette del Monviso, Parc naturel régional du Queyras, Regione Piemonte.
The project involves the territory around the Monviso massif, led as leader by the Communauté de communes du Guillestrois et du Queyras, in partnership with the Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Agriculture and Crafts of Cuneo, Communauté de communes Serre-Ponçon, Communauté de communes Ubaye Serre-Ponçon, Municipality of Saluzzo, Monviso Solidale Consortium, Département des Hautes-Alpes, Monviso Protected Areas Management Body, Parc naturel régional du Queyras, Piedmont Region.
The main focuses of the PITER, divided into four projects are:
  • – the establishment of a permanent and operational Governance;
  • – support in the creation of Green Economies that enhance the territory:
  • – the securing of cross-border mobility;
  • – the promotion in the panorama of international tourism with the creation of a cross-border tourist destination around a symbol such as Monviso;
  • – a home support policy and the reorganization of social and health services for the elderly.

 

RESULTS AND MATERIALS PRODUCED

The proposed evaluation activity involves the subdivision of the following actions:

  • Elaboration of an innovative methodology for the evaluation of the intermediate and final impact of the activities;
  • Identification of an indicators set, based on the analyzes carried out and following a process of sharing with the main stakeholders of the project, in order to provide a tool to measure, monitor and enhance the results of the services tested.

 

At the end of the evaluation activity, the production of a research report containing:

  • – interim evaluation report;
  • – final evaluation report;

 

Furthermore, a Feasibility Study will be developed to equip the cross-border territory with a joint structure, capable of maximizing the positive impacts of the projects activated and of giving continuity to the long and effective tradition of local cooperation, in a strategic development.