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GTTP Board Member from Amadeus visits a GTTP Russia high school

February 27, 2020 8:58 am Published by Leave your thoughts

by Nina Kuznetsova, Director GTTP Russia Classroom visits are one of the best forms of careers education. Hearing first-hand from professionals about career options is very insightful and inspiring for students. During her recent classroom visit in Moscow, Charoula Gkioka, who serves on the GTTP Advisory Board and is a Senior Advisor of Industry Affairs...


Young people represent the future of travel, let’s encourage, support, and guide them

January 15, 2018 1:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

by Angelica Mkok, Head, Social Responsibility, Amadeus IT Group Betti and Zsófi are Hungarian sisters with a passion for travel. At the latest edition of the Global Travel and Tourism Partnership (GTTP) annual competition in Nice, France, they shared how this passion came about and what the GTTP means to them. “We were always interested...


Student research winners from 12 nations presented findings at Nice, France conference hosted by Global Travel and Tourism Partnership

December 5, 2017 3:52 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The Global Travel and Tourism Partnership (GTTP) announced that 24 secondary and tertiary students from 12 countries were selected as 2017 Student Research Competition winners out of approximately 2,000 entries. The students presented their case study research findings at the GTTP’s annual student/teacher conference this November 27 – 28 in Nice, France. The winning pupils...


GTTP Hong Kong teachers on a mission

June 1, 2017 1:21 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

by Chammy Lau, Director of GTTP Hong Kong A new GTTP Hong Kong Teachers’  Cruise Operations training day was successfully held last month. Supported by Dream Cruises and its local sales agent (Lotus Tours), a group of 25 GTTP teachers as well as myself embarked their new ship “Genting Dream Cruise” with cocktail receptions provided. Dream Cruises, debuted in November...


A Retrospective: Looking Back On Our 20th Anniversary Celebrations – Part 1

February 10, 2017 7:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Throughout 2016, the Global Travel Tourism Partnership team and community have celebrated the foundation’s 20 years of success in teaching more than 2 million high school and tertiary students about travel, tourism and hospitality careers as well as sustainability issues. In Part 1 of our retrospective, we feature highlights of our exciting events and activities that...


Our one and a half year journey in China

January 16, 2017 2:24 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

By Sally Faith Omollo and Eilleen Namaindi Wamalwa, GTTP Kenya students Our journey to China began in 2014, when GTTP Kenya broke to us the awesome news that we would be beneficiaries of a four year full scholarship program at the Tourism College of Zhejiang China. It took some time to gather all the required documents and follow...


GTTP students present a message of unity, diversity and multicultural cooperation

December 16, 2016 12:26 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

  Between the 2nd and 6th of December, the GTTP (Global Travel and Tourism Partnership) welcomed students and teachers from around the world to our annual research competition and awards, hosted by Amadeus and Starwood, at the Amadeus Executive Briefing Centre and Meridien Hotel Nice. This year’s theme – Heritage Tourism – honoured GTTP’s 20th...