Govardhan Eco Village – Eco Tourism as a Catalyst for Rural Development, Govardhan Eco Village, India
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Submited Date : 03/07/2018
Members of the community in Maharashtra

Govardhan Eco Village (GEV) is a community located in Maharashtra, India, that has developed an innovative tourism model combining both tourism and the promotion of sustainable development. The community offers the travelers the possibility of receiving training in various areas including rural development, environment conservation and organic agriculture. Furthermore, through the training institutes developed by GEV, best practices learnt from their experience in organic agriculture are shared with surrounding local community.