Association of Interregional Socio-Economic Cooperation
“Central Federal District”

Tourism Project Office

The Project Office for Tourism was created with the aim of implementing interregional projects in the field of tourism in the following areas: investments, infrastructure, marketing, personnel.

Since April 2023, the activities of the Tourism Project Office are aimed at the development and promotion of the tourist macroterritory “Chernozemye”, which includes 5 regions of the Central Federal District.

Main tasks:

Infrastructure and investments:

– support of infrastructure projects in the field of tourism;

– consultations of investment project teams on attracting government support measures;

– attraction of federal measures to support the tourism industry in the regions, assistance in processing applications;

– development and design of interregional tourist routes, including pedestrian ones.


– organization of thematic events (conferences, forums, pitch sessions, project sessions, exhibitions, fairs) for internal and external audiences;

– interaction with the organizing committees of significant industry events for joint positioning;

– organization of international business missions, promotion of the tourist potential of the Central Federal District regions in the foreign market;

– implementation of individual marketing projects.


– organization of training of tour guides;

– conducting intersectoral training seminars;

– coordination of the activities of the volunteer corps “Volunteers of Hospitality”;

– implementation of joint projects with universities conducting educational activities in the field of tourism and hospitality.

For 2022, the Project Office for Tourism:

– prepared the winning grant applications for competitions of Rostourism, the Ministry of Agriculture, the Ministry of Economic Development and Rosmolodezh for a total amount of more than 350 million rubles;

– conducted a School of guides and guides of the Voronezh region;

– conducted a media expedition “On the road to the South” (an information tour for the media with a total coverage of more than 500,000 views);

– trained more than 100 hospitality volunteers, who subsequently took part in the largest event events of the Voronezh Region;

– organized a marketing campaign “Voronezh – give a pass!”, which has been joined by more than 30 catering and accommodation facilities;

– together with the project “More than a journey” organized tours to the regions of the Central Federal District for more than 3,500 tourists.

Director of the Project Office for Tourism of the Association “Central Federal District” – Aristov Stanislav Olegovich