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GTTP Kenya: Shift In The Tourism Industry

February 23, 2021 6:48 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

GTTP Kenya have released their latest quarterly newsletter: Shift In The Tourism Industry, with an introduction from the Country Director of GTTP East Africa: Joseph Okelo. Find out about how according to Dominic Wanjiru “a resilient tourism sector would be guided by sustainability, safety (health/security, responsibility, and innovation.” Also inside this edition you can read...

Inside Track. Tourism Education News from Brazil

October 22, 2020 10:01 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Olá from Brazil! A country where tourism is full of opportunities.Dr. Mariana Aldrigui I was invited to join GTTP 12 years ago, as a teacher trainer for an educational program developed throughout the country. When this program ended, I was invited to coordinate GTTP actions in Brazil, which was and still is an honour. As a university researcher,...

Inside Track – Tourism Education News from New Zealand

October 22, 2020 9:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

By Matt Stenton, Director GTTP New Zealand Kia ora from New Zealand! The latest country to join the GTTP. The first ever edition of this newsletter is proudly brought to you by Matt Stenton, one of GTTP’s newest directors.  In my day-to-day life, I am the Programme Director for a government-funded initiative known as ‘Go with Tourism’, which launched...

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...

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...

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...