Entries by ecotourismkenya

REGISTER FOR THE COMMUNITY-BASED TOURISM ENTERPRISES ENGAGEMENT WEEK 2023

Community-owned tourism enterprises have certain limitations, some of them in knowledge, expertise, and skills across various aspects such as customer care, marketing, financial management, leadership, and action planning. These areas have been identified through recent research conducted by Ecotourism Kenya, which aimed to evaluate the training needs within the CBTEs (Community-based tourism enterprises). Training is […]

2022 ECOWARRIOR AWARD WINNERS- CHANGEMAKER SERIES

  The 15th Eco Warrior Award focused on Rethinking Tourism: Celebrating Change Makers. The event recognized various categories of tourism that had been carried out sustainably, innovatively, and differently. As part of our Changemaker series, we are thrilled to showcase the winners of this prestigious award and their exemplary efforts toward promoting responsible tourism in […]

BUILDING CAREERS WITH A SUSTAINABILITY PERSPECTIVE

Ecotourism Kenya, through the Leadership and Mentorship Program held a youth training from May 2nd to May 5th, 2023 at their offices. The training sessions focused on sustainability and professional development. This is the first part of the youth engagement program. The second and last part is the attachment phase. The primary focus is skills […]

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS- INNOVATIVE LEARNING PRACTICES

The BILT Expert Group on greening and digitalization in the hospitality and tourism sector is pleased to invite you to contribute to the collection of promising and innovative practices in Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) for hospitality and tourism. BILT project’s focus in 2023 is the impact of the dual greening and digital transition […]

CONSCIOUS TRAVELER PHOTOGRAPHY CHALLENGE

Ecotourism Kenya and Wanderlust Diaries Limited are issuing the second photography challenge that you can participate in! We will be joining the World Environment Day 2023 commemoration. The photography challenge revolves around the theme of ‘Creative Solutions to Plastic Pollution- Celebrating Changemakers.’ e goal is to capture inspiring and innovative solutions to the problem of […]

The Conscious Traveler Photography Challenge

Ecotourism Kenya and Wanderlust Diaries are collaboratively running a social media campaign dubbed The Conscious Traveller. The goal of the campaign is to create awareness of responsible travel best practices and to highlight best practices that travellers can take note of while in a destination or on a trip. The awareness creation campaign is complemented with […]

LMP Alumnae Success Stories: Marxine Waite

My internship in 2013 through the LMP Program truly opened my eyes to what application of environmental science could achieve in the corporate world. Through this opportunity, I was completely drawn to my purpose, which is; communication and application of environmental and sustainability management in the private sector.  I was fortunate to have gotten a […]

2020 CHAIRMAN’S REPORT

ECOTOURISM KENYA YEAR IN REVIEW 2020 For the year in review 2020, we continued to implement our 2016 -2020 Strategic Plan. The report focuses on our Society’s achievements and as always, our main concern and focus has always been for members to see the value of being a part of the Society.   GREEN TOUR […]