Cape Town Supports Responsible Tourism Week 2012

CITY OF CAPE TOWN MEDIA RELEASE 9 FEBRUARY 2012 Cape Town supports Responsible Tourism Week Now in its fourth year, Responsible Tourism Week takes place from 13 – 19 February 2012. This year Cape Town joins the world in discussing responsible tourism around the chosen theme ‘A responsible approach to tourism is good for business’. Responsible Tourism Week is a week in which the tourism industry explores and brainstorms the practical application of sustainable tourism ideas such as cost-effective ways of reducing electricity use, buying locally made and fair-trade products for interiors and guest amenities, and supporting community development and […]

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UPDATE: 9 February 2012 – Event fully booked. No additional space available. Presentations will be posted to Slideshare as soon as possible, and tweets live from the event will use the #rtweek2012 hashtag. Stay tuned to or follow @respCPT for updates. [hr] Cape Town’s tourism industry has been through challenging times recently and the future holds a great deal of uncertainty, but also opportunity. Most businesses could use some help for their bottom line. That help may be closer than you realise. On Monday, as part of Responsible Tourism Week 2012, local businesses have the chance to hear from local tourism […]