Archive | 2013

“Rendez-vous” for the “European Realities of Responsible Tourism” Conference

Organised by our European network for Responsible Tourism, EARTH (European Alliance for Responsible Tourism and Hospitality), the “European realities of responsible tourism” conference will be held on Monday afternoon, December 2nd 2013, in Brussels. The reunion will bring together a large number of international professionals, experts in the field of responsible, sustainable, accessible and social tourism.  […]

World Tourism Day in the sign of water

“Tourism and Water: Protecting Our Common Future” is the motto of this year’s World Tourism Day on 27 September. Our member Naturefriends support sustainable water management. Water will be consumed, wherever tourists are on the move.  Worldwide, one hundredth of the available water flows into the tourism sector.  Globally speaking, this does not appear overmuch; […]

“European Nature System” presented in Brussels

On September 20th, 2013  DIESIS Coop-European Research and Development Service for the Social Economy and its consortium of partners have presented their project “European Nature system”, a European project on rural and nature-based tourism. The project is part of ECVET (European Credit System for vocational education and training) system aimed at training professionals in rural tourism and eco-tourism so they can […]