Asia

GSTC Sustainable Tourism Training, Bangkok, Thailand, 26-28 March 2018
The three-day intensive and interactive training program (26-28 March 2018) is designed for travel and tourism industry professionals interested in learning about sustainability best practices for businesses and destinations.
ITB Asia Responsible Tourism Hub, Singapore, 26 October 2017
At ITB Asia, the leading B2B trade show for the Asia Pacific region and beyond, sustainable tourism practitioners will share knowledge and experience inspiring others in making tourism a driver for change socially, environmentally and economically for Asian destinations.
Free Webinar: Sustainable Tourism Best Practices in Asia Pacific, 8 May 2017
Highlighting examples of EarthCheck certified businesses and destinations, this webinar offers insights into sustainable tourism management best practices and lessons learnt from the Asia Pacific Region.
Virtual Summer School: ICTs for Sustainable Tourism, 14-25 August 2017, Hangzhou City, China
The 2017 Summer School of the UNESCO chair in ICT to develop and promote sustainable tourism in World Heritage Sites, established at USI (Università della Svizzera italiana) is offered in collaboration with Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China.
Mekong Tourism Forum, Luang Prabang, Laos, 6-9 June 2017
The Mekong Tourism Forum provides a cooperative platform for public and private sector stakeholders in the tourism industry to discuss the development, marketing and promotion of travel to, from and within the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS), and monitor sustainable and responsible tourism growth.
PATA New Tourism Frontiers Forum, 23-25 November 2016
Under the theme of "Designing a sustainable tourism brand – an integrative approach to building a responsible coastal destination," the New Tourism Frontiers Forum 2016 will tackle the topics of fair trade, living heritage communities, coastal and marine tourism, heritage trails and domest
By TrainingAid | September 29, 2016
Responsible Tourism Events at ITB Asia, 19-21 October 2016
ITB Asia offers experts, practitioners and pioneers a great stage for responsible tourism topics to be discussed.
By TrainingAid | September 12, 2016
Sustainable and Smart Tourism Forum, Seoul, South Korea, 10-11 October 2016
The 2016 Sustainable & Smart Tourism Forum (SSTF) has been designed to offer a platform and a playground for gaining and sharing knowledge, skills and good practices around the world, in the fields of sustainable and smart tourism as well as smart cities.
Ecolodge Workshop, Zambales, Philippines, 19-23 September 2016
The International School of Sustainable Tourism's 2016 Ecolodge Design and Planning Workshop with Hitesh Mehta, FASLA FAAK RIBA, to be held in Zambales, Philippines, from 19-23 September 2016.
GSTC Conference, Suwon City, South Korea, 5-8 October 2016
Global Sustainable Tourism Conference in Suwon City, South Korea, 5-8 October, 2016, featuring prominent speakers, updates on GSTC's activities, themed sessions and panels.
Myanmar Hospitality & Tourism Conference, Yangon, 2-3 August 2016
Myanmar Hospitality & Tourism Conference provides an investment and discussion platform focusing on the hospitality and tourism sector in Myanmar, with over 200 decision makers from 15 countries with the goal of understanding what the hospitality sector Myanmar has to offer.
Asia’s Responsible Tourism Leaders: Best Practice Stories and Lessons
As part of Wild Asia's 10-year anniversary initiatives celebrating its Responsible Tourism Awards Program, TrainingAid will be co-hosting Live Session series featuring responsible tourism leaders who have been engaged in the award program.
International Training Course on Disaster Risk Management of Cultural Heritage, Sept 10-26, 2016, Japan
The International Training Course on Disaster Risk Management of Cultural Heritage (September 10-26, 2016, Japan) will focus on protecting cultural heritage from climate change-induced disaster risks.
Sustainability Communication Example: Child Safe Engages Travelers, Locals, Industry
Child Safe campaign by Friends International has done an amazing job of engaging travelers and locals in Cambodia to give exposure to the issue of child safety in tourism and to help prevent exploitation of children through tourism.
By Amy McLoughlin | December 15, 2014