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Transitions in Accommodation Trends

Diverse types of accommodations such as hotels, lodges, resorts, motels, tented camps etc. which carter for travellers’ needs are changing overtime. These changes have been influenced by a number of factors which include changing consumer needs and preferences. The tourism industry in Africa has taken remarkable measures to respond to the changing trends in order

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Current Affairs and Tourism in Africa

The world around is continuously transforming and becoming a dynamic place with new issues arising every day, which have an effect on tourism. The tourism industry faces several challenges and issues that must be handled effectively by stakeholders. Taking this into consideration, this particular summary attempts to highlight the current affairs and tourism in Africa

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Wildlife & Conservation

Tourism and environment protection in Africa

The quality of the environment, both natural and man-made, is essential to tourism. However, the relationship of tourism with the environment is complex. It involves many activities that can have adverse environmental effects. Many of these impacts are linked with the construction of general infrastructure such as roads and airports, and of tourism facilities, including

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Tourism restart

New Normal and Tourism in Africa

Every person in tourism including #sttachangemakers, tour guides, tourists, hospitality staff and CEOs is facing a new world emerging in the sector. We waited for the new normal, few prepared for it. The choice for tourism to do away with normalcy after the pandemic aims at having a sector that has transformative impacts.   The

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Destination Development

Tourism Entrepreneurship in Africa

Over the past decade, tourism has gradually become a key driver for economic growth through creation of employment in emerging economies across the Africa continent and the world. Notably, tourism in Africa is experiencing steady growth and as a result, it has enabled the development of ancillary and other tourism support businesses. Women and other

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TourCert goes East Africa!

With our partner Sustainable Travel & Tourism Agenda – #sttaconsulting from Nairobi in Kenya we have been working together very successfully for about 2 years in our project #tourismexcellenceuganda. The partnership has proved its outstanding value and we are thrilled to announce that STTA is as of now our Preferred Partner for the entire East

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Announcements

2020 Rising Stars Award Winners Announced

December 5th 2020 Sustainable Travel & Tourism Agenda (STTA) is pleased to announce the 2020 Rising Stars award winners under the Young Change Makers empowerment program for University students. These are: Dominic Wanjiru, Moi University Doreen Nyamweya, University of Eldoret Evone Ouko, Technical University of Mombasa James Maina, Murang’a University of Technology Kepha Olwal, Machakos

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