January 23, 2015

Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism Conference 2015 (ESTC)


The Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism Conference 2015 (ESTC) will be held in Quito, Ecuador, April 27-30.

September 15, 2014

World Tourism Day (WTD) 2014

World Tourism Day (WTD) 2014, celebrated under the theme Tourism and Community Development.
The official WTD 2014 celebrations will take place in Guadalajara, Mexico, on 27 September.
For more information: wtd.unwto.org

May 5, 2014

Development of the Public Use Plan and implementation of Limits Acceptable Change methodology in Rapa Nui National Park.

Everything ready for the start of the planning process
On Friday May 02 has formally begun the preliminary stage of the development of Public Use Plan and the implementation of the methodology Limits o Acceptable Change in Rapa Nui National Park. These activities are part of the substantial support that the Provincial Chief CONAF Easter Island committed to the project known as "Bien Público Rapa Nui" As stated the project website, this "aims to develop a Strategic Plan for Ethnic - Cultural destinations, bearing eastern island as a pilot territory" This is an external CONAF proyect, where the role of the institution is to support and promote a sustainable approach to tourism in this initiative, which especially considers the special characteristics of the Rapa Nui National Park in terms of the vulnerability of natural and cultural heritage.
Going further: http://planusopublicopnrn.blogspot.com/