Due date for entries for #ARTA16 extended to 22 January 2016

Following several requests from the tourism industry, the deadline for entries for the African Responsible Tourism Awards (#ARTA16) has been shifted on by one week. The inaugural African Responsible Tourism Awards, held at in April 2015 during WTM Africa 2015, attracted 183 nominations from 16 African countries. Twelve tourism businesses from Africa were gold and silver winners in the 2015

2018-01-24T08:50:22+02:0011 Jan 2016|Awards, Latest News, Uncategorized, WTM Africa|

Waste pickers make the job of recycling easier

For most of us, rubbish has been something that is out-of-sight, out-of-mind. We rarely think of what happens after rubbish is collected from outside our homes or businesses. We pay the local council to take our waste away, and once they do, the waste becomes their responsibility and not ours. Most households are allocated one

Call for category sponsors for ARTA 216

Category sponsorships for the 2016 African Responsible Tourism Awards, part of the World Responsible Tourism Awards, and organised by Better Tourism Africa, are now available. For the second year running, Wesgro is the headline sponsor. For all enquiries regarding category sponsorship of the Awards, contact Heidi van der Watt on heidi.vdwatt@mweb.co.za. The categories for 2016 are: Best

2018-01-24T08:51:05+02:002 Nov 2015|Uncategorized|