SDG: SDG 9 Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure
Posted Date : 23rd August, 2019
The Sociology of Leisure and Tourism course at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) will help undergraduate students to understand tourism from a sociological perspective. Students will analyze and study topics such as: -Sociological perspectives on environmental sustainability in tourism -Sociological perspectives on cultural sustainability in tourism -Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals -The […]
Posted Date : 20th August, 2019
In response to the disbandment of the Japan Ecolodge Association, the GSTC recognized standard, Environmentally Sustainable Accommodations International Standard (ESAIS), has transferred all its rights to Asian Ecotourism Network (AEN) as the end of year 2017. The revision of the original standard took place within AEN to reflect 1) the changes made to comply with […]
Posted Date : 14th August, 2019
In response to the disbandment of the Japan Ecolodge Association, the GSTC recognized standard, Environmentally Sustainable Accommodations International Standard (ESAIS), has transferred all its rights to Asian Ecotourism Network (AEN) as the end of year 2017. The revision of the original standard took place within AEN to reflect 1) the changes made to comply with […]
Posted Date : 22nd July, 2019
TAKETOMBO instigates social innovation activation in rural craft towns of Japan. The hype generated for 2020 Tokyo Olympic, and Japan’s government’s new target to drive tourist growth from 20 to 40 million in-bound visitors by 2020, and 60 million by 2060 maybe driving economic growth for Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka. It is also creating negative […]
Posted Date : 16th July, 2019
A project of teaching innovation in the university, Instituto Superior de Arquitectura y Diseño de Chihuahua ISAD (Higher Institute of Architecture and Design of Chihuahua). Through the creation of a new subject that makes the future architect’s laboral perspectives bigger by the union of tourism, heritage, and architecture. Looking at the national social and political […]
Posted Date : 2nd July, 2019
Overall Objective The project´s main objective is to leverage Belarus’s numerous river sites into an engine of economic growth, contributing to the development of remote areas and boosting the regional and ational economy by empowering local communities.
Posted Date : 2nd July, 2019
Overall Objective The overall objective is to create a sustainable and responsible tourism sector in Kyrgyzstan that contributes to economic development and job creation, as well as to the preservation of natural and cultural heritage.
Posted Date : 2nd July, 2019
Overall Objective The overall objective is to increase awareness on the role of technology and innovation in building a sustainable and responsible tourism sector that contributes to the 2030 Agenda and the 17 SDGs. • Bring together key actors of the Tourism Innovation Ecosystem: Governments, Academia, Start-ups, Corporations and Business Developers (incubators, accelerators, etc.); • […]
Posted Date : 2nd July, 2019
Overall Objective The overall objective of the project is to assist destinations in creating a sustainable and responsible tourism sector that contributes to economic growth, socio-economic development, cultural and natural preservation and well- being for the local communities and visitors alike.
Posted Date : 2nd July, 2019
Overall Objective  The overall objective of this project is to strengthen the national tourism statistical system for better understanding the role of tourism in the national economy and contributing to evidence-based decisions in tourism policy, planning and development that shall help to turn tourism into an engine for socio-economic development.