Making Tourism Work for the Poor.....

Pro-Poor Tourism Initiatives

Pro Poor Tourism is that type of tourism that generates net economic, social, environmental and cultural benefits for the local poor communities. APTDC's mission in Propoor Tourism Development is to unlock opportunities for the local communities within Tourism Industry through the following:

  1. Lobby and sensitize tourism players to support Pro Poor Tourism development.
  2. Involve tourism players in pro poor partnerships in product and market development.
  3. Organize local community members into pro-poor tourism groups at community level in order to participate in tourism.
  4. Pro Poor Tourism Projects Feasibility Studies
  5. Pro Poor Tourism marketing and sensitization. Link local community pro poor tourism groups to tourism players.
  6. Fundraising grants, donations, loans to support pro poor tourism development activities for local communities.
  7. Lobby and sensitize tourism players to support Pro Poor Tourism development.
  8. Involve tourism players in pro poor partnerships in product and market development.
  9. Organize local community members into pro-poor tourism groups at community level in order to participate in tourism.
  10. Pro Poor Tourism Projects Feasibility Studies
  11. Pro Poor Tourism marketing and sensitization. Link local community pro poor tourism groups to tourism players.
  12. Fundraising grants, donations, loans to support pro poor tourism development activities for local communities.

The questions we seek to address are,
Does this huge tourism earnings benefit the local communities?
Is the tourism responsible to economic, social and environmental prosperity of local communities?

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