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Dr Harold Goodwin has worked on 4 continents with local communities, their governments and the inbound and outbound tourism industry. He is a Professor Emeritus and  Responsible Tourism Director at the Institute of Place Management at Manchester Metropolitan University, Managing Director of the Responsible Tourism Partnership and adviser to the World Travel Market on its Responsible Tourism programme at WTM London, which attracts 4000 participants each year, and WTM Africa and Latin America and Arabian Travel Market. He chairs the panels of judges for the World Responsible Tourism Awards and the other Awards in the family, Africa, India and Latin America. Harold founded the ICRTD series of International Conferences on Responsible Tourism in Destinations in 2002, he co-chairs the conferences with the local host organisation. He is also Founder Director of the International Centre for Responsible Tourism which he founded in 2002 and which promotes the principles of the Cape Town Declaration.

13 July 2021

Taking responsibility has commercial value

WTM, London has launched a Platform for Change to facilitate the sharing of solutions to the diverse challenges of sustainability. The Responsible Tourism agenda is broad […]
12 July 2021

Global emissions fell to 1965 levels in Europe due to Covid-19 lockdowns

In 2020, primary energy consumption and carbon emissions from energy consumption recorded the fastest drop ever since the Second World War, according to data released by […]
12 July 2021

Digital tools to revitalize tourism

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) continues to energize the restart of tourism based on sustainability and innovation. An agreement with MUST Travel & Tech places a […]
12 July 2021

29% of all destinations continue to keep their borders closed for international tourism

According to the figures from the latest edition of the Travel Restrictions Report from the United Nations, it has been shown that since June 1, 29% […]
12 July 2021

New report shows considerable impact of the pandemic on global economy

Asia Pacific was the region hit hardest by the Covid-19 pandemic according to the new annual Economic Trends Report from the World Travel & Tourism Council […]
9 July 2021

8 most romantic honeymoon destinations

If you are engaged or thinking about getting engaged, it’s time to start dreaming about your honeymoon. There are many things to think of, tiny details […]
8 July 2021

Top 10 least stressful cities in the world in 2021

A recent study conducted by VAAY looked into 500 cities to determine which cities are the least stressful, including safety and security, gender and minority equality, […]
8 July 2021

10 books to lose yourself in this summer

What makes a summer read special? Is it our state of mind, relaxed and ready to immerse in something other than work? Is it like eating? […]
8 July 2021

A World for Travel. Évora Forum will take place this September

The organisers of the ‘A World for Travel – Évora Forum,’ the new annual sustainable travel industry event, have confirmed that for this year’s conference will […]
6 July 2021

Vaccines and digital solutions to ease travel restrictions says UNWTO

According to the newest edition of the Travel Restrictions Report from the United Nations specialized agency for tourism, as of 1 June, 29% of all destinations […]
6 July 2021

Time for Change

Way back at the end of the last century it was evident that sustainable tourism was failing to deliver, there was too much greenwashing and not […]
6 July 2021

When is the best time to visit Niagara Falls?

With an average of 3,160 tons of water flowing every second, Niagara Falls is a unique place that everyone must visit at least once in a lifetime. […]
5 July 2021

Global economy could lose over $4 trillion due to Covid-19 impact on tourism

The effects of the coronavirus pandemic could cause a loss of more than $4 trillion to the global GDP for the years 2020 and 2021, according […]
5 July 2021

New Netflix series shows the world’s most amazing vacation rentals

A new show on Netflix called “The World’s Most Amazing Vacation Rentals” showcases some of the best places on the planet to spend a vacation at, […]
2 July 2021

Top 10 world’s most valuable brands

The world’s most valuable brands have achieved record growth in 2020 with the top 10 brands showing a shift with regards to the positions recorded back […]
2 July 2021

10 Unusual holiday destinations

If you are looking for inhospitable, different and original places, then follow the suggestions. They are absolutely divine places, touched by God’s hand.Places where nature seems […]
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