NATH caters for training needs of the hospitality...

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As Myanmar continues to break record tourism numbers each year and steadily opens up to international commerce and business, the demand for hotel operations and airline passenger service department training have been on the rise. To cater to this demand, NATH...

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Sustainable Livelihood and Fair Climate Initiatives...

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The state of Odisha, India is home to several popular tourist attractions such as the ancient city of Bhubaneswar, Harishankar waterfall, the Konark Sun Temple and Ranipur Jharial temple. Nearby these tourism landmarks, tribal and local communities that are su...

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Hotel Association with Sustainability at its core

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The Roteiros de Charme Hotel Association gathers 70 small and medium size hotels and inns, in 60 tourism destinations in 16 Brazilian states, that upon joining the association commit to provide high quality hospitality experience and work for the sustainabil...

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CCI Business Optimizer

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CCI Business Optimizer is a fun, interactive and free web application that allows hotels and restaurants to identify eco-friendly gestures to set up in every room of their building. Based on aggregate data, CCI Business Optimizer calculates the average savings...

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Challenges Of Climate Change

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10YFP STP Portfolio: Mediterranean conference tackles challenges of climate change in tourism – DEFISMED hosts conference in Marrakech, Morocco In anticipation of the UNFCCC COP22, numerous experts in tourism, climate change and sustainability gathered in...

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Sustainable Tourism Forum

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10YFP STP Portfolio: Sustainable Tourism Forum in Japan, ready for the next century In Japanese society, the cultural concept of “wa” (harmony), is a cornerstone belief that emphasizes the lasting continuation of a peaceful community over individual int...

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Formación universitaria en turismo sostenible para el...

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La formación profesional para el turismo sostenible ha sido un objetivo de la Escuela de Ingeniería en Expediciones y Ecoturismo de la Universidad San Sebastián. Cada año las actividades incluyen, además de la docencia, proyectos de vinculación con el me...

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Greening Hotel Laundry Services

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Laundry costs are not only often the most significant variable costs for hotels, but also the most damaging to the environment. It was this realization that led to Betterfly Tourism´s engagement with an assessment study to measure the key impacts from the use...

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Ecological Footprint Of Hotels

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10YFP STP Portfolio: Environmental labels transparently communicate ecological footprint of hotels in France What is the environmental impact of a hotel? Guests at a growing number of hotels in France and Morocco are now able to see quantified information o...

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Supporting hoteliers to champion food waste reduction...

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Food waste is still a largely uncategorized type of waste in most sustainability certifications and labels in the tourism sector. With the environmental impact of food waste reaching critical levels, more monitoring systems must be in place to calculate food w...

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Eco - Labelling, Global Agrifood Chains And Agro –...

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Eco - labelled chocolate and appetite whetting consumers crave to visit cocoa production sites in Ghana as the foremost agrotourism destination haven to put smiles on the faces of sustainable cocoa communities. Eco-label and standards craze products should rew...

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Sustainable Design Exhibition

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Organized by the China Lab for Architecture and Urban Studies, a special exhibition titled “Applied research for architecture and cultural heritage – Experience carried out in experimental research laboratories of Department of Civil Engineering and Archit...

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Certification For Barrier-Free Tourism

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10YFP STP Portfolio: “Tourism for All”, the certification for barrier-free tourism in Germany Sustainability and inclusiveness are defining elements of the German federal government’s tourism policy that go hand in hand in removing one of the major tr...

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Sustainable Tourism Forum in Japan

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In Japanese society, the cultural concept of “wa” (harmony), is a cornerstone belief that emphasizes the lasting continuation of a peaceful community over individual interests. Japanese companies encourage wa by bearing the responsibility not only for thei...

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WOWZULU Initiative

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WOWZULU is a sustainable community-based tourism model that Africa!Ignite implements across 6 rural and peri-urban areas of KwaZulu-Natal, mostly in or on the verge of the province’s scenically beautiful wilderness areas. The WOWZULU model is designed to cre...

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