HIDRIA offers integral project management with a cross-cutting approach of integrated sustainability. We address to all kinds of public-private organizations and focus on 3 expertise areas: ENVIRONMENT, TOURISM and HERITAGE.

In addition, our experience of more than 12 years, leads us to offer services in 2 complementary areas: PROJECT MANAGEMENT and TRAINING & CAPACITY BUILDING.

ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY

  • Planning, management and organization of public uses in a protected natural areas
  • Elaboration of environmental education programs
  • Scientific diving: studies on sea bed and water column
  • Environmental Awareness Programs for the conservation of protected species and habitats
  • Inventories, studies and management plans for coastal, insular and marine environments
  • Technical studies related to climate change adaptation & mitigation
  • Natural Resources Management and Conservation Plans
  • Planning, analysis and studies of river basins
  • Application of Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Environmental impact and feasibility studies and Integrated Environmental Authorizations
  • Strategic Environmental Assessments
  • Reports of Sustainability and Sustainable Development Plans
  • Technical Assistance to Cores of Sustainability

TOURISM

  • Strategic, Action and Tourism master plans for destinations
  • Community-based ecotourism projects, both in marine and terrestrial landscape.
  • Management and development of new touristic products
  • Technical Assistance to the destinations territories in the process of adhesion to the European Charter for Sustainable Tourism (CETS)
  • Planning and design of thematic paths and itineraries
  • Sustainable Use and Management Plans applied to tourism in protected areas and Biosphere Reserves
  • Planning and management of Tourism Interpretation Plans
  • Planning, design and management of services centred in Nautical Tourism
  • Design, strategic planning and management of product clubs
  • Accessibility Plans for tourist equipment and protected natural areas
  • Planning and design of Cultural and Historical Tourist products, and of revaluation of archaeological sites.

HERITAGE INTERPRETATION AND MANAGEMENT

  • Interpretive planning of equipment, visitor’s  centers and museums
  • Museography and Museology projects
  • Ethnographic studies
  • Design of interpretive programs, activities and materials
  • Visitor’s Centers and Interpretive Centers Management and public attention.
  • Draft of Organization and Regulation/Strategic Planning for the valuation of heritage resources

INTERNATIONAL PROJECT MANAGEMENT

  • Coordination, preparation and management of European Projects (MARCO, LIFE+, INTERREG, etc…)
  • Preparation of Technical Congresses and Specific Formative Programs
  • Participation in Consortiums for Multilateral Projects (BID, BAD, FOMIN, etc)
  • Cooperation-to-Development Projects
  • Research, Development and Innovation Projects

TRAINING & CAPACITY BUILDING

  • Design of capacity building and training programs for public and private organizations in the fields of environment, sustainability, ecotourism, protected areas, etc.
  • Preparation of Courses, Technical Congresses and Specialiced Seminars