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ST9. Powering Tourism - Electrification And Efficiency Options For Rural Tourism Facilities
Jan 29, 2012 · File

ST9. Powering Tourism - Electrification And Efficiency Options For Rural Tourism Facilities

Powering Tourism provides information to help tourism professionals understand and evaluate the range of options for meeting their off-grid energy needs, highlighting efficient and sustainable use of energy. The guide provides a seven-step approach to guide the reader through the…

ST8. Scientific, Academic, Volunteer, And Educational Travel - Connecting Responsible Travelers With Sustainable Destinations
Jan 29, 2012 · File

ST8. Scientific, Academic, Volunteer, And Educational Travel - Connecting Responsible Travelers With Sustainable Destinations

This toolkit will describe the steps necessary for designing a SAVE travel and tourism development strategy. It provides guidance for the development of a SAVE center, an entity with a mission to enable the destination to create travel and tourism…

ST7. Tourism and Conservation - Sustainable Models And Strategies
Jan 29, 2012 · File

ST7. Tourism and Conservation - Sustainable Models And Strategies

This manual is from a set of nine courses on Sustainable Tourism that have been developed by George Washington University as a result of compiling the lessons and best practices from the USAID Global Sustainable Tourism Alliance (GSTA) program, and…

ST6. Tourism Workforce Development - A Guide To Assessing And Designing Programs
Jan 29, 2012 · File

ST6. Tourism Workforce Development - A Guide To Assessing And Designing Programs

This manual consists of three major components: Introduction to Tourism Workforce Development; use of the “Guide to Assessing and Designing Tourism Workforce Development Programs” which emphasizes job and career opportunities for youth; and case studies focused on implementing tourism-related workforce…

ST5. Sustainable Tourism Enterprise Development - A Business Planning Approach
Jan 29, 2012 · File

ST5. Sustainable Tourism Enterprise Development - A Business Planning Approach

Sustainable tourism enterprises confront the challenge to contribute to job creation, biological and cultural diversity conservation. The power of sustainable tourism as a development tool lies in that these philanthropic investments improve tourism products, differentiate and add value in the…

ST4. Tourism Investment And Finance - Accessing Sustainable Funding And Social Impact Capital
Jan 29, 2012 · File

ST4. Tourism Investment And Finance - Accessing Sustainable Funding And Social Impact Capital

This Guide provides development practitioners with the information and tools necessary to successfully facilitate the financing of small-scale, sustainable tourism projects, and to transfer these skills to their clients and counterparts. it is designed to assist organizations and individuals working…

ST3. Tourism Destination Management - Achieving Sustainable And Competitive Results
Jan 28, 2012 · File

ST3. Tourism Destination Management - Achieving Sustainable And Competitive Results

This toolkit helps destinations put in place strategies and programs that will best tell their unique story and become an inviting host for visitors no matter the purpose of their journey. This manual is from a set of nine courses…

ST2. Project Development For Sustainable Tourism - A Step By Step Approach
Jan 28, 2012 · File

ST2. Project Development For Sustainable Tourism - A Step By Step Approach

This course introduces the participant to developing a sustainable tourism project that contributes to international development goals. This manual is from a set of nine courses on Sustainable Tourism that have been developed by George Washington University as a result…

ST1. Global Tourism - Achieving Sustainable Goals
Jan 28, 2012 · File

ST1. Global Tourism - Achieving Sustainable Goals

This manual is from a set of nine courses on Sustainable Tourism that have been developed by George Washington University as a result of compiling the lessons and best practices from the USAID Global Sustainable Tourism Alliance (GSTA) program, and…

El Umbral de la Sostenibilidad - Una Guia Rapida
Jan 28, 2012 · File

El Umbral de la Sostenibilidad - Una Guia Rapida

En muchas áreas protegidas en todo el mundo, el enfoque existente hacia el manejo del turismo en las áreas protegidas está resultando en un daño irreparable del capital natural. Esta Guía Rápida introduce un marco de trabajo para el manejo…

The Threshold of Sustainability for Tourism within Protected Areas Featured February 6, 2012
Jan 28, 2012 · File

The Threshold of Sustainability for Tourism within Protected Areas Featured February 6, 2012

This Quick Guide, in the style of the series under the Programme of Work on Protected Areas of the Convention on Biological Diversity, introduces a tourism management framework called the “threshold of sustainability.” It is designed to enable managers to…

Jan 09, 2012 · File

Central African Forest Commission (COMIFAC) Briefing and Orientation Report

The objective of this report is to succinctly present, and examine the organization, activities, and cooperating partners of the Central African Forest Commission (COMIFAC), to increase understanding within the US government (USG) and partners, to better orient and design engagement…

Rapid Assessment and Recommendations for Ecotourism Development at Sereno de la Montaña, Espaillat, Dominican Republic
Jan 05, 2012 · File

Rapid Assessment and Recommendations for Ecotourism Development at Sereno de la Montaña, Espaillat, Dominican Republic

This report presents the preliminary results of technical assistance to the Sereno de la Montaña ecotourism project conducted September 20-21, 2011 by a team from the US Forest Service International Institute of Tropical Forestry (IITF). The team conducted a SWOT…

Parque Nacional Submarino La Caleta: Recommendations for Kayak Tourism and Training
Jan 04, 2012 · File

Parque Nacional Submarino La Caleta: Recommendations for Kayak Tourism and Training

This is a follow-up report from an earlier assessment of the potential for kayak tourism (Wylie and Bauer 2008) that describes a workshop for training kayak guides and makes recommendations for further training.

Parque Nacional Submarino La Caleta: Recommendations and Designs for Phase I Signage
Jan 04, 2012 · File

Parque Nacional Submarino La Caleta: Recommendations and Designs for Phase I Signage

The USAI -funded Dominican Sustainable Tourism Alliance (DSTA) has selected the community of La Caleta and the Parque Nacional Submarino La Caleta to receive technical support to develop a community- based enterprise using the park as the attraction and setting…

Parque Nacional Submarino La Caleta: Designs for Marketing Materials and Souvenirs
Jan 04, 2012 · File

Parque Nacional Submarino La Caleta: Designs for Marketing Materials and Souvenirs

This document shows designs for various marketing materials and souvenirs for the park. It is a supplement to the Threats and Conservation Strategy for the Parque Nacional Submarino La Caleta (Wylie and Bauer( 2009). Production of these materials and products…

Integrating Conservation and Sustainable Tourism in the Dominican Republic: Rapid Assessment of Biodiversity Threats and a Conservation Strategy for the Parque Submarino La Caleta
Jan 04, 2012 · File

Integrating Conservation and Sustainable Tourism in the Dominican Republic: Rapid Assessment of Biodiversity Threats and a Conservation Strategy for the Parque Submarino La Caleta

This assessment was conducted as part of the USAID-funded activities of the Dominican Sustainable Tourism Alliance (DSTA). The DSTA has selected the community of La Caleta and the Parque Nacional Submarino La Caleta to receive technical support for the development…

Parque Nacional Submarino La Caleta: Recommendations for Kayak Tourism
Jan 04, 2012 · File

Parque Nacional Submarino La Caleta: Recommendations for Kayak Tourism

Rapid assessment of the park's strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats for kayak ecotourism.

Integrating Conservation and Sustainable Tourism in the Dominican Republic: Rapid Assessment of Biodiversity Threats and a Conservation Strategy for Aguas Blancas Waterfall
Jan 04, 2012 · File

Integrating Conservation and Sustainable Tourism in the Dominican Republic: Rapid Assessment of Biodiversity Threats and a Conservation Strategy for Aguas Blancas Waterfall

This assessment was conducted by a team from the US Forest Service, International Institute of Tropical Forestry as part of the USAID funded activities of the Dominican Sustainable Tourism Alliance (DSTA).The DSTA has selected the small community of El Convento…

Padre Nuestro Trail, Parque Nacioinal del Este: Recommendations for Improved Interpretation and Signage
Jan 03, 2012 · File

Padre Nuestro Trail, Parque Nacioinal del Este: Recommendations for Improved Interpretation and Signage

A rapid assessment and recommendations for interpretive signage and marketing of a short hiking trail.

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