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Sustainable Tourism Projects and Theory of Change: Asking the Hard Questions
Tourism can be a very powerful tool for positive economic development for local destinations and communities. But do tourism projects - investing in creating jobs, providing opportunities, and building infrastructure - really bring desired changes and lasting benefits for community members?
GSTC Sustainable Tourism Training - Terceira Island, Azores, Portugal, 3-4 Dec 2019
The GSTC Sustainable Tourism Training Program (STTP) offers practical insights and effective steps to help you improve your sustainability practices. With the aim of strengthening awareness of sustainable tourism in destinations around the world, the training program covers global trends in sustainable tourism and...
GSTC Sustainable Tourism Training - Lamington National Park, Australia, 16-18 Oct 2019
The three-day training program (16-18 October 2019) is designed for travel and tourism industry professionals interested in learning about sustainability best practices for businesses and destinations. The training covers tourism as a tool for sustainable development, sustainability best practices and the GSTC Criteria, the...
Training Report: Custom Online Course on Effective Tourism Planning and Management
TrainingAid and our partner Jlag / the Foundation for European Sustainable Tourism (FEST) delivered a 3-week long tailored online training course from April 15 - May 3, 2019, on PM4SD (Project Management for Sustainable Development) to tourism managers from across Armenia, offered through UNDP Armenia Integrated Rural Tourism...
Sustainable Investments in Tourism Projects: Managing Impacts and Benefits
Three lessons on effectively managing small-, medium- and large-scale projects in sustainable tourism, with insights from our partners and expert contributors, and additional examples of sustainable tourism projects from around the world.
Sustainability Tips for Tourism Professionals: Simple Actions You Can Take Now
As many of us return to work after the holidays this week, let's dedicate some of the energy we're putting into our new year's resolutions to come up with concrete actions we can take at the individual and organization levels to help make tourism more sustainable.
ByAyako Ezaki | January 06, 2019
UNDP Armenia Implements Training for Effective Management of Sustainable Tourism Development
Armenia shapes its future to be a unique sustainable destination, building capacities in effective tourism planning and managing. A diverse group of tourism and development professionals from across Armenia has joined a blended training program on PM4SD (Project Management for Sustainable Development), and successfully...
Certificate Training in Sustainable Tourism: Chiang Mai, Thailand, February 26-27, 2019
Join this 2-day interactive training class of the GSTC Sustainable Tourism Training Program (STTP) in Chiang Mai, Thailand, from February 26-27, 2019 covering sustainability best practices by tourism businesses and destinations, as well as key topics such as global trends in sustainable tourism, sustainability marketing, and...
Blended Training on PM4SD: Integrated Rural Tourism Development (IRTD) Project, UNDP Armenia
We are excited to share that through our continued partnership with Jlag and the Foundation for European Sustainable Tourism (FEST), the first "blended training" program on PM4SD (Project Management for Sustainable Development) has been launched, offering a 3-week-long tailored online training course (November 19 - December 6)...
ByTrainingAid | November 19, 2018
Training Report: Professionals from 15 Countries Trained Through the First PM4SD Foundation Online Course
The first PM4SD (Project Management for Sustainable Development) training online course by TrainingAid and Jlag was delivered from February 19 - March 16, 2018, and successfully concluded after four inspiring weeks filled with lessons, discussions, ideas, examples and tips on effective project management in sustainable tourism.
ByTrainingAid | April 04, 2018

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