Entries by ecotourismkenya

HAPPY MADARAKA DAY

Ecotourism Kenya would like to wish all Kenyans a Happy Madaraka Day.Kindly note our office will be closed on 1st June 2018 for the Madaraka Day Celebrations and will be Opened on the 3rd June 2018. Happy Madaraka Day

2018 ECOTOURISM & SUSTAINABLE TOURISM FORUM

Ecotourism Kenya will host the 8th Edition of the Ecotourism & Sustainable Tourism Forum (ESTF) which will bring together on average 50 participants ranging from tour operators, lodge/camps operators, ecotourism experts, academia, students, and other industry leaders. The forum will be organized into two separate thematic plenary workshops for the morning session followed by the […]

SUS-TOUR PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS

Introduction The SUS-TOUR project was implemented from June 2015-March 2018 under an action titled, ‘Enhancing sustainable tourism innovation for community empowerment in Kenya (SUS-TOUR)’. The implementing partners for the project were Ecotourism Kenya, the Federation of Community Based Tourism in Kenya (FECTO) and the German-based Collaborating Centre on Sustainable Production and Consumption (CSCP). It was […]

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE ECORATED FACILITIES

Ecotourism Kenya wishes to congratulate  Tortilis Camp  for retaining  Gold Eco-rating Certification in the  recent April re-assessment. The camp demonstrated an outstanding effort in Environmental conservation.The camp is starting out a bee project. This project is aimed at increasing the indigenous bees population in the area and enhance pollination and consequently increase biodiversity species variety […]

CALL FOR APPLICATION – 2018 ECOWARRIOR AWARD

Ecotourism Kenya is pleased to announce the call for applications for the 2018 Eco Warrior Award.  The Award recognizes efforts, innovations and exceptional achievements for promoting responsible tourism and enhancing tourism sustainability. This directly conserves the natural environment linked to local communities (either credible individuals or groups) through mutually beneficial and equitable partnerships. Nature conservation […]

SUSTAINABLE INCLUSIVE BUSINESS CONFERENCE

    Sustainable Inclusive Business (SIB) is an organization that seeks to raise awareness of the need for businesses to incorporate sustainability practices in their respective mandates. SIB is a collaboration between Kenya Private Sector Alliance(KEPSA) and MVO Nederland (Corporate Social Responsibility Netherlands). The MVO Nederland is an institution formed by the Dutch government with […]

STUDENT ATTACHMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Are you a student looking for an attachment opportunity within the tourism sphere?  If so, consider applying for the student attachment program at Ecotourism Kenya. The program is tailor made for current university students, to undertake a 3-day leadership and mentorship training from 2nd -5th March 2018. After the training, the students will be posted […]