Franz Handler

8010 Graz, Alberstraße 10 T: +43 316 318848 13 M: +43 676 638 4116

Since 1986 a ÖAR GmbH consultant, since 1998 also a shareholder. Senior advisor mainly active in the field of sustainable regional development. Since 1995, managing director of the Austrian Association of Nature Parks.

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Selected References

Management for the Austrian Association of Nature Parks, Concepts for the further development of the legal functions of the Austrian Nature Parks

Tendencies of nature park work from European countries for the further development of nature parks in Germany and Europe

Analysis of relevant international origin and quality programs for possible implementation in Luxembourg

Development concept for the Müllerthal Nature Park, Luxembourg

Feasibility study for a Geopark Mëllerdall, Luxembourg

Development support of the Local Development Strategy for the LEADER region of Müllerthal, Luxembourg

Final evaluation of the regional economic programme for the Tyrolean Lech Nature Reserve Nature Park region

Final evaluation for the EQUITY ETZ project

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Franz Handler

Consulting Priorities

  • Nature park development concepts
  • Regional Development Programs
  • Tourist models and action program
  • feasibility studies
  • Sustainable regional development

Education and training

Trading academy, study of economics at the University of Graz.
Seminars for marketing, project management, moderation, presentation, systemic consulting, communication.

And otherwise …

… likes to play chess and hike regularly

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