ST Tourism Roundup Newsletter

Sustainable Tourism Roundup – March. 2021

Digital Toolkit for Tourism Businesses
Virtual Workshop: Digital Toolkit for Tourism Enterprise Recovery
Up Front – CTO ‘Live’ Facebook One-On-One Discussion on Covid-19 Lessons
CTO Foundation – Call for Applications / CTO Foundation – GoFundMe
Caribbean Tourism Health Safety Training Series – COVID-19 Essential Health Guidelines for Hospitality Sector – April 14, 2021
CARPHA Situation Report No. 145 – April 1, 2021
Caribbean Climate Outlook Newsletter – April to June 2021
Caribbean Drought Bulletin – April 2021, Vol. VII, Issue 11
Sargassum Sub-Regional Outlook Bulletin – March 2021, Vol 1, Issue 9

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Sustainable Tourism Roundup – Feb. 2021

Sustainable Tourism Destination Management Online Certificate Programme
The Covid Lessons – CTO ‘Live’ Facebook featuring tourism ministers on what they’ve learned from COVID-19
CARPHA Situation Report No. 137 – March 4, 2021
Caribbean Tourism Climatic Bulletin – March-May 2021
Caribbean Climate Outlook Newsletter – March to May 2021
Caribbean Drought Bulletin, March 2021
Sargassum Outlook – February 2021
CDEMA – Situation Report No. 7
Some Merchandising Ideas in the Age of Pandemics

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Sustainable Tourism Roundup – Jan. 2021

Caribbean Sustainable Tourism Policy and Development Framework
Marketing our Identity – CTO ‘Live’ Facebook
CTO/ George Washington University Professional Certificate in Sustainable Tourism
CARPHA Situation Report No. 127 – Jan 28, 2021
Caribbean Tourism Climatic Bulletin
Caribbean Climate Outlook Newsletter
Sargassum Sub-Regional Outlook Bulletin
CDEMA – Situation Report No. 4
Sargassum Outlook – December 2020
Looking Back at the Year that Wasn’t

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Sustainable Tourism Roundup – Nov. 2020

CTO Launches “Caribbean Awaits” Campaign
CTO ‘Live’ Facebook Series
Think Tank: Directions for Caribbean Tourism
For Destinations Ready to Lead Post-COVID: ATDI 2020 & GSTC Companion Report Webinar
CARICOM Energy Youth Forum
New Scholarships for CARICOM Students
Blue Economy Cluster Grant Is Open
COVID-19 Impact Survey Businesses & Service Providers
CARPHA Situation Report No. 107 – Nov 5, 2020
Caribbean Climate Outlook Newsletter
Sargassum Outlook – October 2020
Thinking About Our Security Needs Once We Have Gone Beyond COVID-19

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Sustainable Tourism Roundup – Oct 2020

Heritage Interpretation & Storytelling in the Tourism Context
CTO Caribbean Tourism Recovery Forum
Smart Recovery Planning Workshop
CARPHA Situation Report No. 98 – Octber 5, 2020
OAS-Chile Online Guest Service Gold Tourism Course – Full Scholarship Offer
UNWTO to Harness the Power of A.I. to Link Tourism Workers with Jobs
Sargassum Outlook – September 2020
Making Memories/Selling Memories in a Time of Too Few Good Memories

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Sustainable Tourism Roundup – Sept 2020

Regional Human Resource Development Knowledge & Skills Audit
CTO Discussion Series
Developing Domestic Tourism in a COVID-19 Context: Lessons from the Isle of Man
Are you prepared for the Hurricane Season?
Caribbean Tourism Climatic Bulletin
CARPHA Situation Report No. 91 – September 7, 2020
GW Professional Certificate in Sustainable Tourism Destination Management Information Session
Sargassum Outlook – August 2020
World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Call for Entrepreneurs
Dealing with Difficult Customers & Situations in a Post Pandemic World

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Sustainable Tourism Roundup – August 2020

CTO/ George Washington University Professional Certificate Fall 2020 programme
Virtual Training Workshop: The Successful Taxi Driver
The Diversification of Caribbean Tourism Experiences
Regional and International Partner Initiatives
Caribbean Climate Outlook Newsletter
Sargussum Outlook Bulletin – July 2020
Introducing the Global Tourism Plastics Initiative
Extreme Outlier: The Pandemic’s Unprecedented Shock to Tourism in Latin America and the Caribbean

View Roundup August 2020

Sustainable Tourism Roundup – July 2020

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has been closely monitoring the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak and is fully engaged in the regional response in collaboration with partner agencies the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) and others including the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) and the Jamaica-based Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre (GTRCM).

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Sustainable Tourism Roundup – June 2020

In this edition we are pleased to share information relevant to sustainable tourism product development that you will find informative. These include the CTO’s Regional HRD Knowledge & Skills Audit which is a CDB funded project, episodes 1-6 of the COVID-19 – The Unwanted Visitor Podcast, and other regional and international partner initiatives including a COVID-19 Protocols and the Caribbean COVID-19 Situation Report. Please take action where appropriate and disseminate this information widely, for the benefit of all tourism stakeholders.

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Sustainable Tourism Roundup – May 2020

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has been closely monitoring the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak and is fully engaged in the regional response in collaboration with partner agencies the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) and others including the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) and the Jamaica-based Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre (GTRCM). This edition of the Sustainable Tourism Roundup features information and updates relevant to sustainable tourism product development and various tools and resources as we seek to support your related efforts and initiatives to stop the spread of COVID-19. You are encouraged to take action where appropriate and to disseminate this information widely for the benefit of all tourism stakeholders.

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Sustainable Tourism Roundup – March 10th , 2020

In this edition we are pleased to share information and events relevant to sustainable tourism product development that you will find informative. These include the hosting of a digital marketing masterclass, the CTO’s official response to the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak, a free webinar on sustainable destination management, and other regional and international partner initiatives. Please take action where appropriate and disseminate this information widely, for the benefit of all tourism stakeholders.

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Sustainable Tourism Roundup – February 18, 2020

Welcome to the Caribbean Tourism Organization’s 1st Sustainable Tourism Roundup for 2020. Below we present information and events relevant to sustainable tourism product development that you will find informative. You are encouraged to take action where appropriate and to disseminate this information widely, for the benefit of all tourism stakeholders.

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Sustainable Tourism Roundup – December 12th, 2019

Welcome to the Caribbean Tourism Organization’s 6th and final Sustainable Tourism Roundup for 2019. You are encouraged to take action where appropriate and to disseminate this information widely, for the benefit of all tourism stakeholders. We take this opportunity to extend best wishes for the Holiday Season and a Prosperous and Productive New Year.

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Sustainable Tourism Roundup – November 12th, 2019

In this edition we are pleased to announce the launch of the Community-Based Tourism (CBT) Toolkit by the CTO in partnership with Compete Caribbean Partnership Facility (CCPF) and the call for proposals for agro-tourism and community-based tourism initiatives.

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View STC 2019 Communique

Sustainable Tourism Roundup – October 1st, 2019

In this edition we are pleased to announce the launch of the Community-Based Tourism (CBT) Toolkit by the CTO in partnership with Compete Caribbean Partnership Facility (CCPF) and the call for proposals for agro-tourism and community-based tourism initiatives. We also highlight two upcoming conferences and provide a three month drought bulletin and sargassum outlook newsletter developed by our partners.

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