This course description is indicative, and only for reference purposes. The course is not scheduled unless advertised in our calendar. If you are interested in this course, or require a customized course that is similar to this, please note that fees start from USD 25,000 for a two-week course. This fee is for a customized course for ten or fewer participants. For additional participants, the fee is USD 2500 per participant.
For these fees, the client may customize the course to the precise needs of the client's organization. Scheduling will be in consultation with the client.
Participants: Development planners, administrators, managers or officials in development agencies.
Course Brief: This program aims to expose participants with learning opportunity on small and medium-sized entrepreneur (SME) development in tourism for poverty reduction and local economic growth. The program covers seminars on small and medium-sized tourism enterprises development. It highlights visits to development agencies and projects working on credit operations and incentives for SME initiatives, public private partnerships, capacity development for small and medium entrepreneurs including guesthouses, small tour operators, restaurants and Internet cafes, and souvenir producers and outlets.