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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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Mapping RTTZ standards by ITC

We have been working with the International Trade Centre, a UN Organisation, to display information about the Responsible Tourism Tanzania on their web-based tool called Standards Map! We invite you to go visit their website which is freely accessible. You … Continue reading

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September 27, 2013 – The World Tourism Day

TODAY IS THE UNWTO WORLD TOURISM DAY! In support of United Nations International Year of Water Cooperation, World Tourism Day (WTD) 2013 is being held under the theme Tourism and Water: Protecting our Common Future. This year’s theme highlights tourism’s role in … Continue reading

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Responsible Tourism: Looking back, moving ahead!

Thiruvananthapuram, India Kumarakom is a popular tourism destination located near the city of Kottayam (16 kilometres) in Kerala, India, famous for its backwater tourism. Backwater destination of Kumarakom will be declared as a global destination for responsible tourism, seeking to link the local community with … Continue reading

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The Alliance Conference 2013

      Damian Bell; the Executive Director of Responsible Tourism Tanzania attended in person during the Sustainable Tourism Certification Alliance Africa (“the Alliance”) 2nd Annual Conference which was held on 9 May 2013 at Garden Court Marine Parade in Durban, … Continue reading

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ECOTOURISM AND SUSTAINABLE TOURISM CONFERENCE (ESTC13) IN NAIROBI, KENYA

In 2013, the ESTC will be held in Nairobi, Kenya, from September 24-27, and will bring together 500 professionals from around the world. With a strong focus on highlighting and promoting ecotourism’s role in sustainable development, the ESTC13 aims to … Continue reading

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Tourism Marketing Support extension of deadline

The Tourism Export Coaching Program that is being offered to the Tanzania Tourism Industry by the CBI (Centre for the Promotion of Imports from developing countries) is an Agency of the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Deadline extended till the 28th of … Continue reading

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RTTZ Supports the Formation of Regional Certification Alliance.

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Responsible Tourism Tanzania attends the Sustainable Tourism Network Southern Africa (STNSA) annual general meeting that was held in Durban on the 11th May 2012.  The AGM primarily discussed the roles of the network.  The secretariat had presented a 3 year … Continue reading

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RTTZ Attends the STNSA Annual Conference.

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Responsible Tourism Tanzania attends the Sustainable Tourism Network Southern Africa annual conference held in Durban on the 10th May 2012. The main aim of the conference was to discuss opportunities for regional certification cooperation based on lessons learned from regional … Continue reading

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Agenda on Sustainable Business presented in Arusha

On Friday December 16, 2011, the Round Table Africa Agenda on Sustainable Business Development in East and Southern Africa was officially presented as the outcome of the two days international sustainable business event at the Mount Meru Hotel in Arusha, … Continue reading

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