1 Year of PM4SD®

This is our sustainable week! We are preparing the closure of our activities related to the project T4EST. On Thursday, the 19th of September in Brussels, two important events will take place: the Public Conference PM4SD®: Boosting the Success of Tourism Projects 2014-2020 and the First Technical Meeting for FEST – Foundation for European Sustainable … [Read more…]

September, the Month of the European Heritage Days

September has just started, which means that the European Heritage Days are here. This yearly event was launched in 1985 and has been organized since 1999 as a joint action between the European Commission and the Council of Europe. The signatory 50 states of the European Cultural Convention take part in the event, by putting … [Read more…]

Prague: The Next Project Management for Sustainable Tourism – PM4SD® – Training Course

In two weeks’ time, the last training course in PM4SD® will take place. It will be held in the magical city of Prague, between the 10th and the 12th of September. If you are a project manager or a tourism professional, and if you are truly committed in making tourism more sustainable, then this is … [Read more…]

The European Nature System: more transparency and mobility in nature and rural tourism

The European Nature System is an ECVET (European Credit for Vocational Education and Training) process to put in transparency and recognize across Europe the learning outcomes and the qualifications of the professional figures in the nature-based tourism in the rural areas of Europe. The project encourages and facilitates the European mobility for workers in nature … [Read more…]

A New IT Tool for Tourism Companies

A new EU funded initiative has been launched for business support. The new project is called Tourism-IT, and it aims at developing a reference online and IT platform for tourism companies, particularly Small and Medium Enterprises, where they will find useful, reliable and up-to-date information, to help them setting up and develop their business across … [Read more…]

7th European Social Tourism Forum: 50 years of ISTO

The 7th edition of the European Social Tourism Forum, organised by ISTO, the International Social Tourism Organisation, will take place in Blankenberge, Belgium, from the 1st to the 3rd of October, under the theme: “Social Tourism: what future in Europe?” The Forum will be a place for debates, discussions and reflections on what can be … [Read more…]

The European Summer School in Leadership and Management in Sustainable Tourism starts today

After months of preparation and hard work, we are very excited that the Summer School in Leadership and Management in Sustainable Tourism is finally here. Everything is prepared and we are ready to welcome our first participants: the delegates who will attend the PM4SD™ Practitioner Training Course. The Practitioner qualification confirms that the candidates have … [Read more…]