Invitation for Participants in Responsible Tourism Pilot Project

DEADLINE: Wednesday 31 August 2011 In 2009, the Tourism Partners/Associations together with the City of Cape Town signed the RT Charter committing the destination and its major role players to Responsible Tourism practice. As a next step towards showing progress, the City of Cape Town together with the Tourism Partners proposes to […]

Cape Town’s Draft Cultural & Heritage Tourism Strategy for comment by Steering Committee members

Members of the Steering Committee are requested to download the attached presentation of the Draft Cultural and Heritage Tourism Strategy for Cape Town and put comments through to sharon.pheiffer@capetown.gov.za by Friday, 22 July 2011. Other stakeholders interested in commenting – we will be opening a public comment period at the […]

City of Cape Town running RT workshops for tourism businesses

The Tourism Department of the City of Cape Town is running a second series of Responsible Tourism workshops for tourism businesses. The intention is to equip tourism businesses with the knowledge, practical skills and tools pertaining to the application and implementation of responsible tourism in their businesses. The workshops will […]

Responsible Tourism in Cities Pavilion at Indaba 2011

A dedicated exhibition pavilion focussing on Responsible Tourism in Cities will be at Indaba from 7 to 10 May 2011. A project of the City of Cape Town, supported by South African Tourism and in partnership with Cape Town Tourism, Fedhasa Cape, SATSA, and SAACI, it will be the unofficial […]

Cape Town Climate Change Evening at the Local Climate Solutions for Africa Conference

Leaders of African cities and local governments, and world climate change experts will meet in Cape Town this week for a major climate change congress, aimed at enhancing the capacity of African local authorities in respect of climate change issues. The City of Cape Town will be hosting a Cape […]

Cape Town Green Map receives a Golden Leaf Award

Golden Trash Awards celebrate sites that are going ‘green’. With their Golden Leaf Awards and a set of high-standard criteria they create a space where the concept of ‘green’ online is recognised and awarded. Announcing the award, Golden Trash Awards state: “Cape Town Green Map has joined the Green Map […]

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