Topic: RTTZ events and updates

CERTIFICATION PROGRAM FOR TOUR OPERATORS IN TANZANIA

RTTZ and Travelife share a common interest towards promoting sustainability and social responsibility within the travel sector and recently launched the Certification Program for Tour Operators which is now available and ready to offer the services in Tanzania. The Certification … Continue reading

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PUBLIC REVIEW: TREE CRITERIA FOR PUBLIC REVIEW

RTTZ are now ready to launch the TREE level (level 3). They will be open for public review for one month before they are officially approved by the board. The criteria are available on our website NOW. You are welcomed … Continue reading

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New certified tourism properties

Fifteen tourism properties have recently been awarded an Eco-certification by Tanzania’s first Responsible Tourism certification organisation, a certification scheme which follows systematic procedure to assess hotels and lodges on their environmental, economic and socio-cultural activities based on the criteria which … Continue reading

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Responsible Energy in Tourism

Tourism enterprises are invited to a seminar on solar energy being held in Arusha: Date: Thursday February 14th, 2013 Time: 9.30-13.00 Location: Arusha Hotel, Jumuika Conference Hall Voltzon will lead you, with the help of sector specialist through the jungle of options of … Continue reading

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Auditors busy training

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Our 3 auditors have been busy over the past few months training with the criteria and visiting a number of hotels and camps. Solar, Julius and Severa ( click here to view their profiles ) have been visiting a number of camps … Continue reading

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Tourism Export Coaching Progamme

Tourism enterprises in Tanzania are invited to meet with CBI ( Ministry of Foreign Affairs- Netherlands) to learn about the  Tourism Export Coaching Progamme (ECP). RTTZ are facilitating 2 events in Tanzania in November where you will be able to meet representatives from the … Continue reading

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Responsible Tourism Tanzania (RTTZ) congratulated on new standards for the ground-breaking responsible tourism certification scheme

The British High Commission looks forward to seeing the Tanzanian tourism industry go from strength to strength. The British Charge d’Affaires Susie Kitchens hosted an evening reception on Tuesday 7th August to congratulate Responsible Tourism Tanzania (RTTZ) on the publication … Continue reading

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6 new trainees have started with RTTZ

We are now in the process of building the capacity of RTTZ to eventually lead to certification; this is the verification procedure beforehand. This involves first doing a self assessment, and then to submit some documents online and to finally … Continue reading

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Zanzibar documents in the library

RTTZ have uploaded various documents that apply to the Zanzibar operators. The various policies, acts and some tool kits for the operators in Zanzibar are important for responsible or sustianble management. The traffic act, environmental policy and others are now … Continue reading

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Certification steps for Seed and Sapling levels

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Ready to start? Then visit our ‘Getting Started’ page. We have finalized the criteria for the accommodation sector at the SEED and SAPLING levels and have the basic draft for most of the TREE and FLOWER. The criteria are in … Continue reading

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