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Ecotourism in Mozambique

Tourism in Mozambique took a dramatic tumble during the country's civil war from 1977 to 1992. Since then, the government has worked hard to restore the country's tourism industry, and perhaps fortunately, due to the fact that they essentially had to start all over again, were able to better implement sustainable and ecotourism principles in the rebuilding process.

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Iceland: A Truly Sustainable Destination

Very few countries in the world are as inherently sustainable as Iceland.This island nation in the north Atlantic possesses many of the ideal components of sustainability, a cooperative government, like-minded citizens, vast and stunning landscapes, pure water sources, exceptional wildlife, and an overall commitment to the conservation of nature.

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Il meglio dell'America Latina

I luoghi pi? ricchi di biodiversit? in tutto il mondo si trovano in America Latina. La pi? grande foresta del mondo e pi? grande zona umida del mondo sono qui. Come numerose sono le foreste pluviali, le foreste nelle nubi, le foreste temperate costiere, gli arcipelaghi popolati da creature endemiche, e molto altro. L'Amazzonia e le Galapagos sono due dei grandi nomi, ma quasi ovunque si vada si trova qualche riserva della biosfera. In queste terre si puo' passare da immensi sentieri immersi tra una natura incontaminata a i piu' eleganti Ecolodge del mondo.

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European Ecotourism Conference 2010

By Admin, 07/29/2010 - 21:05

This year, the first European Ecotourism Conference (EETC) is starting a new tradition in the European travel scene - an annual gathering of experts, business leaders, and public and private stakeholders to encourage ongoing conversations about the current state of ecotourism development and future challenges and opportunities.

The EETC 2010 will be held in P?rnu, Estonia, from September 26-30, including pre- and post-conference tours to share Estonia's local culture, natural beauty and rural traditions.

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Europe Web 2.0 Workshop

By Laeti, 07/11/2010 - 03:01

The Europe Web 2.0 Workshop (July 19-30, 2010) creates a unique opportunity to integrate Web 2.0 tools in a strategic manner that promotes biodiversity conservation, local communities and successful ecotourism. It is not necessary to be working in Europe but many of our featured examples will be from this region.

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The Rio Parana Cooperative

By Laeti, 04/17/2010 - 19:21

The Agriculture Movement of Misiones, MAM Yerba Mate Titrayju: Land, Work and Justice - North East of Argentine. The Rio Parana cooperative involves a group of agricultural activities that give small producers access to tools, common land and the professional education necessary for processing their products. In some cases, the cooperative involves itself in the entire production process and enables the small producers to avoid dealing with middlemen who generally take more than 50% of the cost of the final sale.

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