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Upskilling Nature-Positive Tourism Professionals
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Aukje van Gerven, a nature-based tourism leader focused on capacity building, shares her story of finding her professional path combining passions…
Promoting Collaboration as a Sustainability Coordinator
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Inês Francisco, Sales and sustainability manager at COMPASSO DMC in Portugal, shares her journey of developing, deepening and applying sustainability…
Responsible Travel Business Leading with Purpose
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Alexandra Michat, Chief Purpose Officer at EXO Travel, a leading responsible travel DMC in Asia, shares her personal and professional journey…
Skills for Sustainability Leaders
Thoughts on Training
Sustainability in tourism organizations depends on the people who deliver our experiences and who implement changes and solutions. As such, fostering…
Gender Equality in Tourism
Interview
An interview with Charmarie Maelge (Associate, Equality in Tourism International and Director, ICRT Sri Lanka), sharing insights into the challenges…
Business Lessons from an Adventure Travel Entrepreneur
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Oscar Almgren, Founder and CEO of the adventure company Uteguiden in Norway, shares his experience as an entrepreneur with a great love for…
Tourism for a Healthy Planet
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Mario Mellado, an international tourism entrepreneur, shares his story on finding the ecological and social justice principles that are at the heart…
Grassroots Narratives in Travel Storytelling
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Elisa Spampinato, a travel writer and community storyteller, shares her journey in sustainable tourism, and how she found her vision and built her…
Professional Skills and Innovation
Panel
A key part of the World Tourism Day 2022 theme “Rethinking Tourism” is putting people at the center of discussions around the future of our industry…
Transformational Travel
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Kana Lauren Chan, Co-founder of INOW in Kamikatsu, Japan, shares her sustainability journey, combining her passion in education, sustainability and…
Sustainable Tourism in Colombia
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Hernán Acevedo, an incoming tourism specialist in Colombia, shares his journey discovering the power of tourism to transform the lives of travellers…
Sharing practical guidance and best practices
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TrainingAid is offering a learning opportunity to SMEs participating in the SUSTOUR support programme, sharing practical guidance on implementing…
Is Collaboration Sustainable Tourism’s Currency?
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A communicator with a career in journalism and education, Deb is building a future that is full of collaboration and growth, with the goal of…
Helping Small Businesses with Sustainability
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Håvard Utheim, an entrepreneur focused on travel and technology, shares his sustainability journey, from developing his own businesses to applying…
Building a Career in Sustainable Tourism
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Chi Lo, a consultant focused on sustainability and social justice practices in tourism worldwide, shares her own journey, pursuing an equitable path…
On Learning to Make Conscious Decisions
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Marianela Camacho (Professor, Universidad del Zulia, Venezuela) shares her sustainability journey, and her personal, academic and professional…
Sustainability as a Journey
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Sustainability is a journey. It’s a personal journey, as I strive to do better in my day to day life. It’s a professional journey, as I move through…
How Studying Tourism Has Opened Many Doors for Me
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Fabio Fornari, a tourism master's student and researcher from Brazil, shares his journey to becoming a German Chancellor Fellow and finding his…
Tourism Skills and Jobs
Thoughts on Training
What do tourism industry employers and employees need to enhance professional training and skills building opportunities?
Tourism Talent Development for a Better Future
Thoughts on Training
Talent development in tourism is not just about jobs; it’s also key to the growth of the industry as a whole, because a strong workforce is a…
Training in Sustainable Tourism: Supporting Capacity Building and Business Opportunities
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Capacity building is a critical part of ensuring a sustainable future for the travel and tourism industry and its role in supporting the global…
The Role of Online Training in Human Capital Development
Thoughts on Training
It is safe to say that in the development world human capital development (HCD) is generally considered important for achieving sustained growth and…
Responsible Tourism Training
Thoughts on Training
Dr. Xavier Font shares his thoughts on why training and professional development important are important for the tourism industry, and for…
Sustainability Training for Hospitality and Tourism Employees
Thoughts on Training
(Updated Aug 9th, 2022) TrainingAid case study on sustainability training for tourism and hospitality employees, published as part of "Sustainability…
Tourism Knowledge Management: Make Learning Part of Your Work
Thoughts on Training
Tips on how tourism and hospitality businesses can make learning an easier and more practical part of your work, and more effectively approach…

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Next Tourism Generation (NTG) Alliance
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The NTG project aims to provide a European and National Blueprint Strategy to respond to the fast changing and increasing skills gaps in digital,…