This course description is indicative, and only for reference purposes. The course is not scheduled unless advertised in our calendar. If you are interested in this course, or require a customized course that is similar to this, please note that fees start from USD 25,000 for a two-week course. This fee is for a customized course for ten or fewer participants. For additional participants, the fee is USD 2500 per participant.
For these fees, the client may customize the course to the precise needs of the client's organization. Scheduling will be in consultation with the client.
Participants: Development planners, administrators, managers or officials in development agencies related to poverty reduction schemes.
Course Brief: This course aims to enhance participants’ competencies in mainstreaming and managing sustainable tourism for local economic growth and poverty reduction. The course covers principles of sustainable tourism, tourism and national economies development, potentials and challenges of pro-poor tourism and its impacts, mainstreaming sustainable tourism in development agenda, sustainable/pro-poor tourism strategies, destination management, resources mobilization and HRD. It also includes case studies, exposure visit and tourism development planning workshop.