In a significant acknowledgment of tourism as a tool for promoting sustainable development, the UN General Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution stressing ecotourism’s role in the fight against poverty and the protection of the environment.
The … January 3, 2013
In collaboration with the Hope Institute for Deaf in the city of Al Madina AlMunawara, the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) organized a workshop for the teachers and students on the principles of the "Leave No Trace" program, aiming … May 30, 2011
A UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) international donors’ conference is looking to mobilize funds to support sustainable tourism development in cross-border parks and protected areas spanning ten countries in West Africa (Dakar, Senegal, May 27-28, … April 4, 2011
Sporting events and eco-tourism will have a great effect on our choice of holiday destinations in 2010 according to a new travel trends report. International competitions like the World Cup and Winter Olympics will increase visitor numbers to South Africa … November 17, 2009
Skål, founded as an international association in 1934 is the largest organization of travel and tourism professionals in the world, embracing
all sectors of the tourism industry from hoteliers to travel agents, to airlines, tourism media, tourism students, … June 19, 2009
At the 8th January 2008 meeting of Skal Intl Bangkok, which took place at the Conrad hotel, Mr. Andrew J. Wood, General Manager, Chaophya Park Hotel & Resorts, was elected President for 2008-2010. Wood is also a special eTN Ambassador in Thailand.
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In the context of the high-powered Lao Ecotourism Forum on July 26-29, 2007,the offices of the Lao National Tourism Administration (LNTA) in Vientiane are even occupied on a Sunday. Mr. Steven Schipani, Team Leader of the Community-Based Tourism Component … July 23, 2007
Planeta.com (July 2007) - Planeta.com's Ron Mader is a keynote speaker atthe 2007 Ecotourism NZ Conference in Greymouth August 1-3, 2007. The eventis hosted by the Tai Poutini Polytechnic."I am pleased to return to the Pacific region to discuss developing … July 16, 2007