Private body – Non profit association – Italy
The UNPLI Veneto Regional Committee is the association that brings together the more than 530 Pro Loco (local tourist boards) in Veneto, is voluntary and non-profit.
It was established in Sandrigo (VI) in 1974, but since 2004 its operational headquarters have been in Combai di Miane (TV).
In close cooperation with the Provincial Committees and Consortia, the Regional Committee deals with the development of activities and projects aimed at the promotion and enhancement of the territory, as well as the support and coordination of the Veneto Pro Loco associations, which have now acquired an important place as indispensable players in the promotion of tourism at local and regional level.
The Unpli Veneto Committee has a representative role in regional bodies and institutions, intervenes and dialogues with its own proposals on deliberative acts of the Region’s sector; it performs corporatist and trade union functions of an institutional nature (usually through the Provincial Committees).
It also manages its own projects, events and initiatives aimed at developing the image of the Pro Loco and qualifying its work. It proposes and manages services and activities for the associated Pro Loco, including visibility and presentation at important events such as exhibitions and fairs of regional and supra-regional importance.