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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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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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Conservation Award 2019

Award Description This award recognizes the commitment of tourism businesses towards active participation in supporting conservation efforts. Award Criteria Preference will go to businesses showing strong partnerships with conservation NGOs, either through financial support or donations in-kind. We also look … Continue reading

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Training Workshop – “How to get certified by Responsible Tourism Tanzania”

Planting the Seed -> Learn How to get certified by Responsible Tourism Tanzania!!   Responsible Tourism Tanzania (RTTZ) supported  by Hotel Association of Tanzania (HAT) and the Centre for the Development of Enterprise (CED) invites you to a two day workshop that will give you … 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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National Renewable Energy Day June, 2013

National Renewable Energy Day 2013 Tanzania Renewable Energy Association (TAREA) will conduct the Tanzania National Renewable Energy Day on the days of 21 and 22 June, 2013. The event will be held at Arusha Declaration Museum, Kaloleni Area, Tanzania. The … Continue reading

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ESTC13 Conference in Nairobi Kenya

You can learn more here: ESTC13 Event Overview (PDF) (English) http://www.ecotourismconference.org/estc13-program http://www.ecotourismconference.org/session-presenters

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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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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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