International Speakers announced for the 11th International Conference on Responsible Tourism in Destinations

The 11th International Conference on Responsible Tourism in Destinations (RTD11) will be held on the 14th and 15th April 2015 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre alongside WTM Africa 2015.

WESGRO to sponsor inaugural African Responsible Tourism Awards at WTM Africa

The World Responsible Tourism Awards has announced the launch of the African Responsible Tourism Awards in partnership with World Travel Market Africa (WTM Africa)and the International Centre for Responsible Tourism South Africa (ICRT-SA). Winners of the inaugural African Responsible Tourism Awards, the regional…

Biospheres feed themselves - Buy local!

Fast food may be convenient and cheap today, but our industrial models of food production are causing enormous damage to the world’s environment. UNESCO’s Man and the Biosphere Programme, though, encourages scientific research, and the subsequent application of its findings…

Biospheres and water

Planet Earth has a finite amount of water: we can’t make any more of it, we depend on it for our very existence, and yet we sure know how to destroy it.