The UNESCO World Heritage Sustainable Tourism ( How To guides) are a tool designed to help site managers and other stakeholders to identify the most suitable solutions for their local circumstances and develop a sense of how to structure management of destination. Assistance to site managers and other stakeholders is essential to ensure that the How […]
Testing the How To guides in the destination management field in 4 Africa nature sites/Test des guides ‘comment’ Gerer la destination .
January 23, 2015
UNESCO World Heritage Sustainable Tourism Toolkit/Matériel éfficace de tourisme pour le patrimoine mondial de l’UNESCO
January 21, 2015
In the framework of the World Heritage and Sustainable Tourism Programme, the UNESCO World Heritage Centre has developed a capacity building tool for site managers (“How To” Guides) to help them manage tourism at their sites more sustainably. The toolkit consists of 10 guides. link:http://unescost.cc.demo.faelix.net/how-use-guide These easily accessible ‘How To’ guides are focused on best […]
Another Fire at the Royal Palaces of Abomey World Heritage site in Benin/Un autre incendie au Palais royal d’Abomey site du patrimoine mondial au Bénin.
January 19, 2015
Despite the efforts of firefighters, all of the thatched roofs of the palace complex were burned. As they were built from fire-resistant earthen architecture, the walls of the palace buildings were spared. The cause of the fire is still unknown. The national authorities have already sent a mission to the site to investigate the possible […]
Many collections all over the world house Japanese paintings, calligraphic works and other paper – based artifacts. The purpose of this course is to offer those caring for such collections outside of Japan an insight into the materials and techniques of the Japanese paper – mounting tradition, and to the principles guiding the care of […]
Earthwatch is offering funded training and mentoring in organizational and business management practices to protected areas in Africa. The aim is to recruit 6 protected areas, who will each nominate 3 members of staff for training during a day residential training course in October 2015. The training is the beginning of a […]