SDG: SDG 17 Partnerships for the Goals
Posted Date : 20th March, 2019
Hi, it’s Negin again and in this story I will be introducing the city of Dezful in Khuzestan, Iran and it’s surrounding areas. Dezful is known as the World Brick City with bridges, dams, qanats, and buildings going back to the Sassanid eras. A very scenic, hour-long drive from Dezful will take you to Pamenar […]
Posted Date : 4th March, 2019
As a segment of tourism, sport tourism also helps achieve sustainable development in a distinct way stemming from its characteristics. This paper illustrates how sport tourism can contribute to these goals and what needs to be considered when developing sport tourism to realize its contribution to sustainable development. The comparative strength of sport tourism lies […]
Posted Date : 26th February, 2019
This project explores how social entrepreneurs can embrace the development of sustainable tourism with the collaboration of indigenous communities, in areas where the tourism industry directly impacts a local community. The project’s case study focuses on the development of sustainable tourism in the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico with local Maya indigenous communities to support the design […]
Posted Date : 18th February, 2019
The future of Tourism is Digital.With the arrival of disruptive brands like AirBnB,Uber,Amadeus,Booking.com etc.The Tourism landscape globally has changed irrevocably. The Tourism ecosystem in Africa is evolving rapidly and now is the right time to connect and attract the best brains using technology as a launch pad to change the narratives. There are new intersections […]
Posted Date : 12th February, 2019
Michoacan de Ocampo is one of 32 States that integrates the Mexican Republic. Located in the centre of the country, the State recorded high rates of inequality, an important indigenous population, mainly concentrated in rural areas, and a vast natural and cultural, tangible and intangible heritage. Tourism is already one of the main economic sectors […]
Posted Date : 12th February, 2019
The Tourism Observatory of Minas Gerais is a research network composed by 18 entities between public and private institutions (including tourism universities) and coordinated by the Secretary of Minas Gerais State for Tourism. The Observatory aims to monitor, as a network, the touristic activities in the State, encouraging innovation, market intelligence and to promote academic […]
Posted Date : 12th February, 2019
At thefairtraveller.org we believe in a world where travelling has a positive impact. Where fair travellers can spread awareness wherever they go, contributing to local communities and protecting the environment, and where businesses taking socially and environmentally friendly actions are rewarded. We aim to promote another type of travel to popular destinations and, at the […]
Posted Date : 12th February, 2019
Hasta hace muy poco veíamos como la transformación digital había llegado a nuestra mente para fortalecer la manera como los destinos turísticos a través de campañas online, videojuegos e incluso como los viajes a través del móvil estaban cambiando nuestra manera de viajar. Sin embargo, la transformación digital ha evolucionado. Nos ha ayudado a ver […]
Posted Date : 8th February, 2019
Better Places Travel is a social enterprise that organizes trips with a positive impact. We believe travel can make the world a better place when it’s done in a sustainable and responsible way. This means that we are committed to making a social impact above making a profit. Our aim is to maximize the positive […]
Posted Date : 8th February, 2019
It is rainmaker’s passion to democratize world class technology to enable small, medium independent lodging and tour operator businesses in a destination to become more efficient and compete with global giants. We create competitive advantages and more efficiency for destinations and its hospitality and tourism businesses in Africa, keeping more tourism spend in the destination […]