Transforming Tourism Value Chains
COVID 19 : Response Toolkit
The Transforming Tourism COVID-19 support toolkit aims to:
- Support the implementation of the national roadmaps and its key activities
- Leverage the engagement of tourism businesses (especially engaged hotels) and understand their needs in the recovery of COVID-19 and during their reopening
- Identify gaps and potential activities that are needed to meet the milestones of the project
- Identify relevant themes for online training and capacity buidling events that can be developed to support the sector
- Develop a relevant timeline to address the impacts of COVID-19 in the project country
1. Key Messages on COVID-19 Impacts
Objective: This set of slides provides information on the impacts of COVID-19 on tourism and respective impacts on the UN Sustainable Development Goals and elaborates on opportunities to Build Back Better tourism including best practice examples.
2. Action Plan Development Template for Partners
Objective: This document serves as a Template to be filled in by Partners of the Transforming Tourism Project. Once completed, the Action Plan facilitates the planning of the Actions to be taken to Build Back Better.
3. Action Plans Development Templates for Countries
Objective: This document serves as a Template to be filled in by Tourism Businesses in countries which are involved in the Transforming Tourism project. Once completed, the Action Plan facilitates the planning of the Actions to be taken to Build Back Better.
4. Selection of Activities
Objective: This Selection of Activities serves as a Checklist in order to facilitate the procedure of Building Back Better through a step-by-step approach. (Separate versions available for Partners of the Transforming Tourism Project, Tourism Businesses and Governments)
5. Recommendations for tackling plastics during Covid Recovery in tourism
Objective: This report illustrates how the tourism sector can recover responsibly, while both reducing the plastic footprint and ensuring sanitization.
Read the full recommendations here
Recommendations for the Tourism Sector to Continue Taking Action on Plastic Pollution During COVID-19 Recovery
6. Results of the survey on COVID-19 Impacts
Objective: This survey provides insights on recovery plans and COVID-19 impacts on the tourism sector. It has been conducted in May and June 2020 among 48 engaged businesses in the Transforming Tourism project and other tourism businesses/stakeholders.
Read the full results here