Tag: IIPT

Dialogue between USA and Iran? IIPT founder tries to open window

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 6, 2020 08:11

The founder and president of the New York-based International  Institute for Peace Through Tourism (IIPT), Louis D'Amore is urging the United States and Iran to take the opportunity and opened ... Read More

IIPT Peace Park Dedicated in Chestnut Hill

editor editor- October 31, 2019 01:45

Chestnut Hill Rotary in collaboration with the Chestnut Hill Garden District celebrated the dedication of an IIPT Peace Park this past week in this proud Philadelphia (U.S.A.) community. The dedication ... Read More

Imagine Peace Campaign aims to educate youth against violent practices

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019 19:40

In the lead up to the 2020 Olympics to be held in Tokyo, IIPT’s 2012 Olympic Truce Peace Ambassador Victor Mutanga is launching a global peace campaign. Needed now more ... Read More

Trend setter for tourism to enter the European Parliament: The best Tourism Minister of the World Elena Kountoura

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019 23:30

The European Parliament is about to say yes to travel and tourism, and after today's election, new trends may be set in European Tourism Policies. The bars for tourism are ... Read More

Latest IIPT Peace Park: Iconic Q Station Manly, Sydney Harbour National Park

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 23, 2019 08:21

The dedication of the second IIPT (International Institute for Peace through Tourism) Global Peace Park in Australia was celebrated on Wednesday at Q Station, Sydney, Australia, in collaboration with SKÅL. ... Read More

Anita Mendiratta recognized by IIPT on United Nations International Day of Living Together in Peace

editor editor- May 17, 2019 21:13

Today, the 16th of May, is recognized globally as United Nations’ International Day of Living Together in Peace. It’s a day for “mobilizing those in the international community to promote ... Read More

Egypt Tourism Minister: Tourism is key to rapprochement and peace

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019 22:15

Egyptian Tourism Minister Rania al-Mashat and winner of IIPT Award said that Tourism and travel are the key to peaceful borders, cultural exchanges, bridge-building, communication, rapprochement and peace, especially in ... Read More

Global Tourism Industry Mourns the Loss of Peter Wong

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2019 18:56

Tourism Icon Peter Wong died on 11 March 2019, at Queen Mary Hospital in Pok Fu Lam, HongKong. Peter Wong was Executive Chairman of the China Chamber of Tourism, Vice ... Read More

Cardiac Arrest took PATA Life Member: Alwin Zecha, Founder Pacific Leisure Group

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 17, 2019 04:08

The funeral of Alwin Zecha, chairman and founder of Pacific Leisure Group, was held at Saturday at Rangsit Methodist Church and Crematorium in Bangkok, Thailand The Travel and Tourism industry ... Read More

Celebrating Her Awards making women visible in tourism at ITB Berlin 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019 18:08

Award winners from previous years always take part in presenting the outstanding women in tourism with the Celebrating Her Awards by the International Institute for Peace Through Tourism (IIPT). The ... Read More

IIPT India Announces the Winners of the 4th Celebrating Her awards at ITB Berlin

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019 12:18

For the fourth consecutive year ITB Berlin will play host to the International Institute for Peace – India’s (IIPT India) Global Awards for Empowered Women in Tourism – “Celebrating Her.” ... Read More

Buddhist World Peace Center Opens in USA

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 17, 2019 21:05

The Fernwood Hotel and Conference Center in Pennsylvania, USA has been transformed into a Buddhist ‘World Peace Center’. The new owners want this to be a place the community can enjoy again. The ... Read More

MPCo community intervention endorsed by Canadian High Commissioner

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- December 22, 2018 20:04

During the International Community Tourism Conference Dr Louis D’Amore, Founder & President of IIPT, was very impressed with the presentation and work of MPCo. Read More

Rodrigues Island works to enhance tourism in the Indian Ocean region

editor editor- June 20, 2013 05:00

STOWE, Vermont - Rodrigues Island forming part of the Indian Ocean islands and part of the Republic of Mauritius inaugurated its Duty Free Shop at the Airport with a view ... Read More

IIPT and Skal set goal to dedicate 300 Peace Towns and Villages

editor editor- June 10, 2013 01:14

STOWE, Vermont & TORREMOLINOS, Spain – The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) is proud to announce the IIPT/Skal Peace Town project, a joint partnering initiative with Skal int Read More

International Socrates Award conferred on Vice Chancellor of LIUTEBM University Dr. Patrick K. Kalifungwa

editor editor- June 6, 2013 00:55

LUSAKA, Zambia - The Board and Council Chairman of Livingstone International University of Tourism Excellence and Business Management (LIUTEBM), Professor Mutale Chanda, wishes to announce that at the Read More

International Institute for Peace through Tourism announces launch of Peace Tours Morocco

editor editor- May 24, 2013 02:15

STOWE, Vermont; TORREMOLINOS, Spain & CASABLANCA, Morocco - The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) is pleased to announce the launch of Peace Tours Morocco as its second “Legac Read More

IIPT expresses condolences to people of Boston following marathon tragedy

editor editor- April 18, 2013 02:40

STOWE, Vermont - The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) and its members wish to express our heartfelt sympathies and condolences to the people of Boston, the marathon runners ... Read More

IIPT receives enthusiastic response to Consortium of Collaborating Universities

editor editor- March 26, 2013 00:19

STOWE, Vermont & LUSAKA, Zambia – The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) has received an enthusiastic response to its newly-formed IIPT Consortium of Collaborating Universities Read More

Universities around the globe respond to IIPT’s new consortium

editor editor- February 25, 2013 04:59

STOWE, Vermont & LUSAKA, Zambia – The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) has received an enthusiastic response to its newly-formed IIPT Consortium of Collaborating Universities Read More

IIPT Consortium of Collaborating Universities to be housed at Livingstone International University

editor editor- February 14, 2013 09:05

STOWE, Vermont, & LUSAKA, Zambia – The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) announced today that its newly-formed IIPT Consortium of Collaborating Universities (IIPT – CCU) wil Read More

Special Advisor to HM King Abdullah II to moderate IIPT panel at WTM

editor editor- November 1, 2012 02:15

STOWE, Vermont – The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) is proud to announce that HE Akel Biltaji, Special Advisor to HM King Abdullah II, will be moderating this ... Read More

Egyptian Minister of Tourism to speak at IIPT panel discussion at WTM

editor editor- October 31, 2012 02:57

STOWE, Vermont – The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) is proud to announce that HE Mohamed Hisham Abbas Zaazou, Minister of Tourism, Egypt, will be a featured speaker ... Read More

IIPT event at WTM to feature EMECO Chair and CEO in panel discussion

editor editor- October 29, 2012 04:14

STOWE, Vermont – The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) is proud to announce that Mr. Read More

South Africa welcomes and honors President of IIPT

editor editor- October 23, 2012 00:38

STOWE, Vermont, USA & CULLINAN, Gauteng Province, South Africa - The communities of Cullinan, Dinokeng Game Reserve, and Refilwe were honored to host and welcome the International Institute for Peace Read More

IIPT to feature Jordan Minister of Tourism and Antiquities at WTM

editor editor- October 18, 2012 02:33

STOWE, Vermont - The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) is proud to announce that HE Nayef Al-Fayez, Jordan Minister of Tourism and Antiquities, will be a featured speaker ... Read More

UNWTO Secretary General featured speaker at IIPT event at WTM

editor editor- October 13, 2012 00:56

STOWE, Vermont - The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) is proud to announce that UNWTO Secretary General, Dr. Read More

IIPT and Knysna to work together on tourism projects

editor editor- October 9, 2012 00:05

STOWE, Vermont, USA & KNYSNA, South Africa - President of the IIPT Mr. Louis D’Amore recently visited Knysna, South Africa, and presented an information session to members of Knysna Tourism. Read More

All Island Symposium hosted by International Institute for Peace through Tourism

editor editor- October 5, 2012 02:56

PORT LOUIS, Mauritius – The Social Club of Air Mauritius hosted an International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) All Island Symposium to commemorate World Tourism Day, September 27, 2013 Read More

IIPT and UNWTO to partner in peace through tourism

editor editor- May 31, 2012 08:47

STOWE, Vermont, USA –The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) is proud to announce that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the World Tourism Organization (UNW Read More

Media partners join in support of London 2012 Olympic Truce Campaign

editor editor- April 12, 2012 08:30

STOWE, Vermont – The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) is proud to announce that eTurboNews, the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW), and BC Pictures have each joined ... Read More

IIPT discusses future plans

editor editor- March 3, 2012 01:19

STOWE, Vermont – A joint meeting of the International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) Board of Directors and IIPT International Advisory Board was recently held at the Mandarin Oriental ... Read More

Croatia and IIPT sign memorandum of understanding

editor editor- February 21, 2012 08:34

DUBROVNIK, Croatia - At the beginning of February, the International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) and Folk Ensemble Lindjo from Dubrovnik, Croatia, have signed a Memorandum of Understand Read More

“Peace through tourism” leader named Chancellor at LIUTEBM

editor editor- January 13, 2012 08:01

STOWE, Vermont – The Senate/Board of Trustees of Livingstone International University of Tourism Excellence and Business Management (LIUTEBM) has appointed Louis D’Amore, Founder and President of Read More