Educating and empowering local communities for sustainable tourism futures, The Sumba Hospitality Foundation, Indonesia
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Submited Date : 03/07/2018
3 Sumbanese students and a teacher at the Sumba Hospitality Foundation

The Sumba Hospitality Foundation is initiating a sustainable tourism development plan for Sumba through the concept of full boarding permaculture school and green hotel for underprivileged Sumbanese youth providing vocational education, focusing on practical and soft skills, nurturing environmental awareness and cultural identity and empowering local communities to promote responsible tourism.