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Announcing the selected papers!

With the Summer School approaching, we are very happy to announce that the Scientific Committee – which includes Basquetour, the University of Deusto and FEST –  has selected 4 papers to be presented. The Call for Papers invited professionals to submit case studies under one of the following themes: key management models, entrepreneurship or best practices in monitoring funded initiatives.The …

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The host organisation for the 2015 Summer School has been announced!

Following a the application and evaluation period, the Foundation for Europen Sustainable Tourism and the European Travel Commission have the pleasure to announce that Basquetour will host the 2015 Summer School in Leadership and Governace for Sustainable Tourism. The event will be held in Vitoria-Gasteiz, in the Basque Country, in July. The city was elected as the …

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Who will host the Summer School 2015? The Call for Host Organisation is open!

After the success of the Summer School 2014 from the 1st to the 3rd of July in Seinäjoki, Finland FEST – Foundation for European Sustainable Tourism is already organizing the next edition of the Summer School “Leadership and Governance for Sustainable Tourism” in July 2015. The Summer School takes place in the first or second week of …

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FEST Call for papers 2014 – Deadlines extended

On the occasion of the International Conference on Leadership and Governance in Sustainable Tourism taking place in Seinäjoki- Finland, from the 1st to the 3rd July  2014, FEST- Foundation for European Sustainable Tourism invites the international community to submit extended abstracts of papers on one of the following themes: Best practices in combining Tourism and Green Care Stakeholder management …

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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 …

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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. …

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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 …

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Why coming to Naples and join the Summer School?

Still hesitant? Find in today’s post several reasons to attend the first Summer School on Project Management for Sustainable Tourism Because it will be the first high level event gathering international experts committed to address the issue of how to professionalize sustainable tourism project management including: Representatives of UNEP, European Commission, European Investment Bank, GIZ, Euromed …

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Better places to live and better places to visit; in that order

Today we are pleased to share with you the foreword of our PM4SD manual written by professor Harold Goodwin, from Leeds Metropolitan University, and International Centre for Responsible Tourism. Professor Goodwin will be also one of the high-level speakers of our upcoming Summer School on project management. Due to his wide experience in such a topic we will …

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6 countries, 6 months, 6 trainings and 1 summer school

Our training calendar is ready! Starting on the 25th of February in Alentejo, Portugal, and finishing with the summer school on the 12th of July in Naples, Italy, T4EST will cross 6 countries to spread the knowledge on how to increase project management skills for sustainable tourism.   After the 6 training sessions 100 professionals …

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