SDG: SDG 10 Reduced Inequalities
Posted Date : 15th November, 2018
The study program “Sustainable Tourism and International Development”, which is embedded in the Bachelor’s degree in Tourism at the University of Applied Sciences HTW Chur, Switzerland, was launched in 2017, simultaneously with the International Year of Sustainable Tourism (IY2017) of the United Nations. The combination of tourism, sustainability and development cooperation in a study program […]
Posted Date : 11th October, 2018
Ladakh, located in the Indian Himalayas, boasts rich cultural heritage due to its location on the ancient silk route. Tourists from around the world visit the area to meditate, explore its mountain valleys and its traditional heritage. Local communities were largely dependent on kerosene lamps for lighting, which emitted toxic fumes and caused health problems. […]
Posted Date : 11th October, 2018
ILUNION Hotels is a chain of accessible hotels offering differently-abled professionals the opportunity to work in the tourism sector. The ILUNION Hotels project covers the entirety of Spain, with physical representation in the provinces of Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Bilbao, Seville, Zaragoza, Malaga, Huelva, Cadiz, Gerona, Menorca, Merida and Badajoz. One of its main objectives is […]
Posted Date : 11th October, 2018
The local development project spearheaded by Club Med and the NGO Agrisud supports local producers who are in precarious situations and live in the vicinity of Club Med resorts in Senegal, Brazil, Morocco and Indonesia. The initiative’s challenging aim is to organize a lasting match between the local supply of food products and the demands […]
Posted Date : 21st August, 2018
Say HI to Sustainability is a HI (Hostelling International) Sustainability Exchange project. This is a cooperation between HI Norway and HI Brazil, funded by the Norwegian governmental organ FK Norway, which is a part of the Norwegian foreign affairs ministry. The aim of Say HI to Sustainability is to foster sustainable travel, gathering and sharing […]
Posted Date : 21st August, 2018
Beautiful colonial city of Morelia, located in Michoacan State, Mexico, will host the 5th Magical Towns Fair, which will gather the 111 localities that have obtained this denomination. A Magic Town is a small town, located mostly in rural but accessible areas, which offers its visitors unique experiences based on its historical, cultural and natural […]
Posted Date : 20th August, 2018
31st August – 04th September Join our exhibition on this date to have a hands-on experience of how Red Rocks is keeping our cultural heritage alive. There will be a show of how local community benefits from tourism activities together with the ways we can preserve our pristine culture for the benefit of future generation. […]
Posted Date : 20th August, 2018
Networking event for CBT entrepreneurs, responsible travel agencies & tour operators, academia, NGOs and public offices representatives. First two days are for workshops and forums related to relevant topic for CBT Second two days are for market and business rounds to promote selling alliances between attendees. General public is invited since there will be cultural […]
Posted Date : 14th August, 2018
In order to raise some un-addressed yet fragile mountain development issues, GEA is organising 1st International Conference on “Sustainable Mountain Development & Tourism (SMDT)” at Kathmandu/Nepal, by supporting the philosophy & mission of UN-SDGs (https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org & UN WTO (http://tourism4sdgs.org) collectively. We seek support from everyone or anyone, who is really concerned abt Mountain issues by […]
Posted Date : 6th August, 2018
El objetivo principal del presente documento “Memoria Diagnóstico del Destino”, es el de servir de documento de referencia para el posterior proceso de auditoría y consecuente certificación de Ibagué