The European Association of Via Francigena Ways (EAVF) members package 2019 is now available online. The booklet, available in the “About Us” in the “How to become a part” section on the website, illustrates the services available to member entities for the development of the Via Francigena.
Joining the EAVF network means having access to many advantages. Today, we have 146 members who create the network of the European Association of Via Francigena Ways, réseau porteur of the Council of Europe and single association qualified to enhance the cultural route on a European level.
How to join: municipalities, provinces, regions, GAL (Gruppi di Azione Locale) and Italian Comunità Montane can become members, as well as all public entities established in accordance with the laws of the various of belonging, and on the basis of the institutional principles of the European Union.
EAVF member advantages: the members package includes important tools and gives access to useful resources for theinternational promotion of the route. From the direct relationship with European institutions to competitions, from training and consultancy to promotional projects: the EAVF assists and facilitates relationships between entities, giving them the capability toplan on a national and European level.
Planning, but also communicating on behalf of the entities. Through the multilingual portal of the Via Francigena with news and events,social media, themagazine “Via Francigena and the European Cultural Routes” and the smartphone app, the EAVF guarantees visibility on all their means of communication.
Another advantage for EAVF members is the possibility to receive, upon request, a supply of Pilgrim Passports, promotional brochures, the official guide “Via Francigena, 1000km on foot from the Great St Bernard Pass to Rome” published by Terre di Mezzo (in Italian, English and French) and EAVF memorabilia. Starting from 2019, a new map of the Via Francigena will be available at a reduced price, the entire European route drawn in graph form.
There are many projects and services to develop along the European route, because the Francigena grows with its members.
- For more information download the members package 2019 online.
- For more information on how to sign up click here.