For the first time Responsible Tourism Tanzania through the support from The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and The Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) with the collaboration from the key stakeholders within the tourism industry in Tanzania, is organizing an award ceremony for recognizing the shining stars of responsible tourism in Tanzania such as the hotels, lodges tented camps and tour operators that are working innovatively in protecting and promoting local cultures, communities and biodiversity.
The Responsible Tourism Awards ceremony is meant to encourage innovative actions to protect the environment, integrate local people into responsible tourism chain and to transform the destination Tanzania to a responsible tourism destination. The award ceremony provides RTTZ with an opportunity to recognize and reward innovations in responsible tourism while providing information on best practices. Among the values emphasized by the award ceremony are innovations that take care of the environment, local people and cultures, impact on women and youth empowerment and positive contributions to Sustainable Development Goals while practicing tourism business.For more information about this awards https://www.rttz.org/responsible-awards/about-the-awards/
Parners and Supporters for the Responsible Tourism Tanzania Awards 2018
The 2018 award event is proudly sponsored and supported by both UNCTAD and SECO and will take place on 28th June 2018 in Arusha.