Category Archives: Tourism

UNWTO Hosts First Meeting on Measuring Sustainable Tourism

With the support of the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), UNWTO has launched the initiative Towards a Statistical Framework for Measuring Sustainable Tourism (MST). The aim is to develop an international statistical framework for measuring tourism’s role in sustainable development, including economic, … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals: 2017 CDS/NACDEP Conference

Big Skies/Bold Partnerships: Moving Mountains Together CDS/NACDEP Joint Conference June 11-14, 2017 Big Sky, Montana The Community Development Society (CDS) and the National Association of Community Development Extension Professionals (NACDEP) are requesting proposals for refereed presentations and posters relating to … Continue reading

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UM Extension Hiring: Tourism Extension Educator

University of Minnesota Tourism Center seeks an 80% time educator to work with Minnesota communities and the tourism industry to develop tourism opportunities through education and community development programs. The educator will have statewide responsibility to support programs, applied research … Continue reading

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10/5 – 10/6: Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities Conference

2016 Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities Conference; Oct. 5 – 6, 2016, Port Huron, MI. Sponsored by Michigan State University Extension. Registration: $85 The objective of the Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities (CEC) Conference is to empower community teams to be more entrepreneur-friendly and … Continue reading

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