From July 28 to 29, in the village of Gunib, within the framework of the regional project “Involving youth in the development of small territories” Space of Opportunities – 2022 “, the first youth hackathon was held, the main topic of which was the development of tourist services.

The event was organized by the North Caucasus Promotion Foundation with the support of the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs, the Ministry of Youth Affairs of the Republic of Dagestan and the Administration of the Gunib District.

“Representatives of the initiative youth of the Gunib district took part in the hackathon. The hackathon participants proposed 8 project initiatives for the development of new tourist services on the territory of Gunib. According to experts, the concept of creating a thematic mountain extreme park was recognized as the best, which will expand the list of recreation areas on the territory of the Gunibsky district and the mountainous part of Dagestan as a whole,” commented Akhmed Abdulaev, head of the North Caucasus Promotion Fund.

The team that proposed the most relevant idea was awarded gifts from the partners of the event and will receive expert and consulting support from the North Caucasus Promotion Fund in the implementation of the project.