Annual Conference of the 10YFP Sustainable Tourism Programme, Marrakech, Morocco, 12 November 2016


 

The Annual Conference of the 10YFP Sustainable Tourism Programme is a meeting of programme actors that discuss its annual progress, priorities and programme needs. During this Annual Conference, members of the network exchanged experiences and discussed priorities and next steps in the 10YFP STP.

 

Welcome and Introductions

from 10YFP STP Lead and Co-Leads
Mr. Bruno Fareniaux, General Advisor, Ministry of Environment, Energy and the Sea of France
Ms. Nada Roudies, Secretary-General, Ministry of Tourism of Morocco
Dr. Dirk Glaesser, Director, Sustainable Development of Tourism, UNWTO

from 10YFP Secretariat
Ms. Cecilia Lopez y Royo, Coordinator, 10YFP Secretariat, UN Environment
 

Stocktaking, Progress & Advancing Programme Priorities for 2017/2018
Chaired by:
Mr. Bruno Fareniaux, General Advisor, Ministry of Environment, Energy and the Sea of France

Overview of Progress
10YFP STP Coordination Desk Officers:
Mr. Mohammed Bekkali (Morocco) and Ms. Miran Hwang (Republic of Korea)

Identifying Priorities and Opportunities for 10YFP STP within the framework of International Year on Sustaineble Tourism for Development
10YFP STP Coordination Desk Officers:
Ms. Svitlana Mikhalyeva (France) and Ms. Virginia Trapa (UNWTO)

Mainstreaming Energy Efficiency in the 10YFP STP
Mr. Juan José Galeano, President, Asociación Par Argentina
 

Highlights from the Portfolio of Work of 10YFP STP
Co-Chaired by: 
Dr. Dirk Glaesser, Director, Sustainable Development of Tourism, UNWTO
Ms. Cecilia Lopez y Royo, Coordinator, 10YFP Secretariat, UN Environment

Focus Group 1: Accelerating the sustainable production of tourism - what role do local actors paly?                  
Speakers:
Club Méditerranée, France: Ms. Agnes Weil, Director of Sustainablility and Philanthropy
Asian Ecotourism Network: Mr. Masaru Takayama, Founding Chair
Asociación Amigos de Sian Ka´an, Mexico: Ms. Marai Tello, Coordinator of Sustainable Tourism Programme
Regional Tourism Organization of Southern Africa, RETOSA: Mr. Simba Mandinyenya, Acting Executive Director

Focus Group 2: Accelerating the sustainable consumption of tourism - how to trigger tourists behavior change?
Speakers:
International Centre for Responsible Tourism, ICRT, Australia: Mr. Christopher Warren, Director
Tesouros de Galicia, Spain: Mr. Javier Rodríguez Losada, President
Association Pinna for the Development and Promotion of Ecotourism, Tunisia: Mr. Chokri Mansour, President
The Travel Foundation, U.K.: Ms. Salli Felton, CEO

Focus Group 3: Advancing tourism in a changing climate - innovation in endangered sites                                
Speakers:
Institut de la Francophonie pour le Développment Durable, IFDD: Ms. Diana Koerner, Consultant
Most Beautiful Bays in the World, Portugal: Mr. Galip Gur, Past-President
Linking Tourism and Conservation, LT&C: Mr. Sergio Chiarandini, Founder and Head
United Nations Development Programme, UNDP: Mr. Pradeep Kurukulasuriya, Global Lead on Climate Adaption

Conclusions, Closing Remarks & Vote of Thanks
Mr. Bruno Fareniaux, General Advisor, Ministry of Environment, Energy and the Sea of France
Ms. Nada Roudies, Secretary-General, Ministry of Tourism of Morocco
 

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