Awards

Appel à candidatures pour Les Prix Africains du Tourisme Responsable 2018

La période de dépôt de candidatures pour la 4th édition de Les Prix Africains du tourisme responsable est désormais ouverte. La liste des lauréats sera dévoilée en february 2018, à l’occasion de la ARTA cérémonie de remise des prix qui se tiendra au WTM Africa en Afrique du Sud. La 4ème édition des Trophées Africains

2018-02-07T14:42:40+00:007 Feb 2018|Awards, Blog, Featured, Latest News|

MTN Bushfire goes from strength to strength

MTN Bushfire 2017 announced its theme of environmental sustainability through its call to action #GREENYOURFIRE, a spin-off from the festival’s long-established commitment to igniting social change through personal action, promoted as #BRINGYOURFIRE. As the winner of the 2017 Gold Star for Best Responsible Event at the Responsible Tourism Awards, (part of the World Responsible Tourism Awards),

2017-08-28T10:01:21+00:0028 Aug 2017|Awards, Blog|

Blood Lions and Coffee Shack Backpackers win the top spots at the African Responsible Tourism Awards 2017

A hard-hitting documentary on the plight of lions in tourism and a small backpacker lodge with ample impact were announced Joint Overall Winners this afternoon at the African Responsible Tourism Awards 2017 in Cape Town, sponsored by Wesgro. In a special ceremony at World Travel Market Africa 2017, Blood Lions and Coffee Shack took the coveted position of Overall Winner

2017-04-20T23:32:14+00:0020 Apr 2017|Awards, Blog, Latest News|

Finalists for the 2017 African Responsible Tourism Awards revealed

A community-based camp located in remote Namibia, two backpackers and a mountain bike tour in the Greater Mapungubwe Transfrontier Area are among the organisations selected as finalists for the 2017 African Responsible Tourism Awards (sponsored by Wesgro and organised by Better Tourism Africa). But who will take the top spots? With seven categories as well

2017-04-09T23:30:30+00:009 Apr 2017|Awards, Blog, Latest News, WTM Africa|

WESGRO supports 2017 African Responsible Tourism Awards at WTM Africa

For the third year running, Wesgro - Cape Town and the Western Cape’s official tourism, trade and investment promotion agency - is the main sponsor for the African Responsible Tourism Awards.   Winners of the 2017 African Responsible Tourism Awards, a part of the World Responsible Tourism Awards, will be announced in Cape Town at the

2017-02-24T20:00:32+00:0024 Feb 2017|Awards, Blog, Latest News|

Closing date for African Responsible Tourism Awards extended

Tourism organisations that are interested in entering the 2017 African Responsible Tourism Awards (ARTA) but have not yet had a chance to complete their application now has a second chance – the closing date for applications has been extended to Friday, 20 January. Award categories This year, ARTA aims to celebrate tourism organisations doing good

2018-01-24T08:38:49+00:0012 Jan 2017|Awards, Blog, Latest News|

Call for entries: African Responsible Tourism Awards 2017

The search for the bright spots in responsible tourism on the African continent is on!  Now in its third year, the #ARTA17 ceremony will again be hosted as part of WTM Africa in Cape Town on 20 April 2017. Previous years have uncovered many remarkable tourism businesses and organisations that plough back into their communities,

2018-01-24T08:38:45+00:0016 Nov 2016|Awards, Blog, Latest News, WTM Africa|