Tag: pm4sd

Next PM4SD Training Courses

We are proud to present the next dates for PM4SD™ Foundation and Practitioner training courses. Here’s the Calendar: Rome – Italy Foundation November 24th-26h 2014 Practitioner November 27th-28h 2014 Foundation + Practitioner November 24th-28h 2014 Cardiff – UK Foundation January 12th – 14th 2015 Practitioner January 15th – 16th 2015 Foundation + Practitioner January 12th – 16th 2015 Brussels – Belgium Foundation February 2nd – 4th 2014 Practitioner February 5th – 6th 2014 Foundation + Practitioner February 2nd – 6th 2014 London– UK Foundation March 9th – 11th 2015 Practitioner March 12th – 13th 2015 Foundation …

Continue reading

Webinar “PM4SD Design and deliver effective, sustainable tourism projects”

Do you work on projects in the tourism sector? Are you concerned about support and ability to deliver sustainable tourism projects? The webinar on 9th May (time 11:00 GMT / 12:00 CET – duration 45-50 mins) will introduce PM4SD™, Project Management for Sustainable Tourism, a project management methodology designed specifically for the tourism industry. The webinar …

Continue reading

EARTH conference on European Realities of Responsible Tourism

On December 2nd 2013 the conference  European Realities of Responsible Tourism took place in Brussels, gathering 25 speakers for sessions on responsible tourism, fair trade in tourism and accessible tourism best practices. Relevant and important contributions came from European  associations, cooperatives,  responsible tourism operators who apply the principles of innovation, dynamism, diversity, responsibility and collaboration in promoting …

Continue reading

Thanks to our Prague practitioners!

Last week we held our last training course in the framework of the T4EST, Training for European Sustainable Tourism, in Prague!  More opportunities to be trained on PM4SD® will come! Stay tuned!

SUMMER SCHOOL: Leadership and Governance for sustainable tourism

Naples hosted the first edition of the Summer School from the 8th to the 12th of July at the University of Suor Orsola Benincasa premises. The PM4SD™ methodology was officially launched. PM4SD™ is the adaptation for the tourism sector of project management methodology PRINCE2; Projects In Controlled Environments. PM4SD™ is the first Sustainable Tourism Project Management certified methodology based …

Continue reading

SUMMER SCHOOL: Study Visit to the archaeological site of Ercolano

At the last day of the Naples Summer School a group of delegates as well as pm4esd training participants visited the “Herculaneum Conservation Project” at Ercolano. The very purpose of this visit was to apply pm4esd concepts and techniques to a practical, real-life example learning about current project management practices in the management of tourism. …

Continue reading

Organisations in #PM4SDNaples

The Global Partnership for Sustainable Tourism is a global initiative launched in 2011 to inject sustainability principles into the mainstream of tourism policies, development, and operations. The Coordinating Office is hosted by the United Nations Environment Programme, Division of Technology, Industry, and Economics (UNEP-DTIE).  UNDP has developed several projects and programmes dedicated to promote sustainable …

Continue reading

Underestimating Risk

Travel FoundationThe is a UK tour operator funded charity that runs environmental & livelihoods projects overseas to demonstrate how sustainable tourism can work. They commissioned a qualification development and training project in Egypt based on the recommendations of a EuropeAid funded project, to raise professionalism in the snorkeling instructors. While a benefits analysis had been …

Continue reading