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Kick-Off Climate Neutral Destination

8.12.2021

Good mood and lots of enthusiasm at the on-line kick-off. The two destinations Arosa and Valposchiavo want to go seriously and comprehensively in the direction of a climate-neutral destination. This will be exciting and forward-looking.

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Morocco Kick-Off postponed

27.11.-4.12.2021

The planned kick-off meeting of the Morocco project unfortunately has to be postponed to February 2022. Morocco has closed the borders and cancelled all flights from Europe.

Kyrgyzstan

Back in Kyrgyzstan

16.-25.11.2021

In the new GIZ project I am allowed to work intensively with Kyrgyz tour operators on the sustainability of their travel offers. The goal is not only product improvement, but also internal certification by the umbrella organization KATO.

Tramin

Tramin, teacher training

25.-26.10.2021

For the Pedagogical University of South Tyrol it goes to Tramin. In the educational institution Schloss Rechtenthal, Christian works together with Helga Mayr and South Tyrolean teachers on how they can integrate sustainability in tourism into their lessons.

k.i.d.Z.21 Schladming

15.-16.9.2021

The project concept k.i.d.Z.21 enables information and competence exchange on climate change topics in a dialogue between students and expert scientists. Christian contributes with the relations between tourism and climate.

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Smart City Tourism

Smart City Tourism Salzburg

30.6.2021

In the Smart City Round Table Brunch Christian discusses the possibilities of the city of Salzburg to make tourism more sustainable.

Future Tourism

Future Tourism beyond Recovery

16.-17.6.2021

After intensive on-line preparations and massively changed by Corona, 25 thought leaders discuss the future of tourism in Austria in a two-day workshop in Vienna. The process was initiated by Destination Management Monitor Austria (DMMA) and Österreich Werbung. Christian is responsible for the sustainability pillar.

 

Macedonia

Agro-tourism in North Macedonia

12.6.2021

The Swiss development project 'Nature Conservation Programme (NCP)' focuses on agro-tourism, which creates new sources of income for the local population. A first training connects stakeholders and should create the basis for a series of implementation projects.

What is not yet clear: A few weeks after the project kick-off, large parts of the area burn down in terrible summer fires.