Theme: Community-led Development
Posted Date : 11th March, 2024
In the serene heart of Japan, where tradition meets nature’s beauty, we unveil a remarkable opportunity that celebrates the artistry of kintsugi and urushi lacquer forestry. After a year of dedicated effort and collaboration with the rural town of Daigo, we announce our first annual Japan travel experience workshop: Experience Urushi Forestry + Kintsugi, scheduled […]
Posted Date : 11th March, 2024
Objetivos estrat茅gicos de la Reserva Huaravito: Procurar el mantenimiento de los procesos ecol贸gicos esenciales y los sistemas de apoyo vitales como el reciclaje y compostaje de nutrientes, la conservaci贸n y rehabilitaci贸n de suelos, y los servicios a la sociedad como la reducci贸n de carbono, la producci贸n de ox铆geno, la provisi贸n de agua potable y la […]
Posted Date : 28th November, 2023
Our four-year strategic plan for the period 2023-2027, outlines our commitment to support community-based environmental conservation and promote sustainable tourism programs in the Virunga Mountains region and the Albertine Rift valley. As a non-governmental organization, our mission is to ensure the sustainable social and economic development of communities in this unique and biodiversity area. Objectives: […]
Posted Date : 4th September, 2023
Under India鈥檚 G20 Presidency, the Tourism Working Group (TWG) has identified five priority areas 鈥 Green Tourism, Digitalization, Skills, Tourism MSMEs, and Destination Management, with the aim to transform the tourism sector towards a more sustainable, resilient and inclusive future for all. In view of this, the Ministry of Tourism has launched the聽Travel for LiFE聽(TFL) […]
Posted Date : 13th December, 2022
Horizon 2020 project, funded by the European Commission, promotes cultural heritage in the vicinity of historic pilgrimage routes and facilitates economic and social impact of sustainable tourism in rural areas. The project started on 1 January 2021 and has a duration of 36 months, while its main phases include identification of pilot areas and relevant […]
Posted Date : 13th December, 2022
The Via Francigena is one of the most popular pilgrimage routes in the world, spanning centuries of history and stretching along 3200 kilometres in the UK, France, Switzerland and Italy. In 1994, the route was awarded ‘Cultural Route of the Council of Europe’ status in recognition of its role in promoting common European values. The […]
Posted Date : 13th October, 2022
Art for Conservation is an initiative of Red rocks that is meant to empower the kids in conservation through art, as they develop skills in arts in addition to their school educational studies, thus supporting wildlife and habitat conservation and environmental education through arts that celebrates flora and fauna. We use Arts for Conservation project […]
Posted Date : 14th September, 2022
UNWTO and the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs are launching the 2022聽UNWTO Students鈥 League – Switzerland, an innovative聽environment to empower and motivate tourism and hospitality students聽by giving them聽real-time experience. Through an online competition, Students from around the world will compete to give the tourism sector their best sustainable ideas聽on the pressing subjects of the sector,聽such […]
Posted Date : 7th June, 2022
This project implemented in the 14 provinces of the northern region or Cibao of the Dominican Republic with the objective of strengthening the capacities and coordination mechanisms for facilitating the development of TCS with public-private participation in the Northern Region, under the execution of the Ministry of Tourism, the Ministry of Economy, Planning and Development […]
Posted Date : 7th June, 2022
The project, conducted with the Center for Rural Economy Development (CRED), built the capacities of local actors 鈥 women, youth, associations, public entities 鈥 in partnership with fair-minded tourism operators based in Hanoi to jointly establish responsible tourism offers for both international and domestic individual tourists and in small groups. The basis was the respect […]