Latest Past Events

IUCN Africa Protected Areas Congress: July 18-23, 2022

The IUCN Africa Protected Areas Congress (APAC) is the first ever continent-wide gathering of African leaders, citizens, and interest groups to discuss the role of protected areas in conserving nature, safeguarding Africa’s iconic wildlife, delivering vital life-supporting ecosystem services, promoting sustainable development while conserving Africa’s cultural heritage and traditions.

World Travel Market (WTM) Responsible Tourism, 12 April 2022

Venue: Cape Town International Convention Centre, Spotlight Stage Panel Topic: How can the travel and tourism industry contribute more to conservation and nature recovery? Panel Members: ·       Mr. Harold Goodwin, WTM’s Responsible Tourism Advisor ·       Mr. Colin Bell, Author: Africa’s Finest and Co-founder: Natural Selection Safaris ·       Mr. Wilfred Chivell, CEO: Marine Dynamics, Founder: Dyer Island Conservation Trust and African…

African Tourism Investment Summit, 12 April 2022

Venue: Cape Town International Convention Centre, Inspire Theatre Panel Topic: Supporting resilience initiatives through adequate funding to ensure the viable future of Africa's tourism businesses Panel Members: ·       Hon. Edmund Bartlett, Minister of Tourism: Jamaica ·       Hon. Minister David Maynier, Minister of Economic Development & Opportunities, Western Cape Government, South Africa ·       Dr. Taleb Rifai, Chairman: ITIC and Former Secretary-General:…