UNWTO (World Tourism Organization)

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Enhancement of Local Employment in Amboseli Tourism Destination through the Creation of a Pioneer Vocational Training School (Kenya)

  • Overview

    The project is implemented in collaboration with the lodges and tented camps in the Amboseli National Park and aims to establish and operate a vocational tourism training school that will provide local Maasai youth with education in the tourism industry and in eco-friendly land management, thereby providing valuable employment potential whilst encouraging and promoting the conservation of the unique Amboseli ecosystem.

    Further Information

    Preferred partnership types

    Project funding; Provision of goods; Provision of services / personnel

    Sustainable Development Goals

    1. No poverty; 4. Quality education; 7. Affordable and clean energy; 9. Industry, innovation and infrastructure; 10. Reduced inequalities; 11. Sustainable cities and communities; 12. Responsible consumption and production; 13. Climate action; 14. Life below water; 15. Life on land

    Regions / countries / territories

    Kenya

    Issue areas

    Biodiversity; Climate Change; Education; Energy; Poverty; Principle 7; Principle 8; Principle 9

    Type(s) of services / business sectors

    Industrial Goods & Services; Industrial Goods & Services - Support Services; Media; Other; Real Estate; Travel & Leisure; Utilities

    Timing

    Seeking collaboration until end 2010

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