Tag: International Institute for Peace through Tourism

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

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

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

Zambia re-affirms dedication to “peace”

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- August 26, 2013 19:28

LIVINGSTONE, Zambia (eTN) - Some hundreds or so dignitaries and spectators alike gathered at 11am on Saturday, August 24, 2013, at the designated “Peace Park” area in Mosi-Oa-Tunya Falls (more ... 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 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

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

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 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

International Council of Tourism Partners presents Visionary Award to IIPT founder

editor editor- November 9, 2011 14:24

At the World Travel Market (WMT) in London, the President of the International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP), Geoffrey Lipman, presented the ICTP Visionary Award to Louis D'Amore, President and ... Read More

Community tourism leaders offer unique Jamaica vacation

editor editor- October 11, 2011 06:35

MANDEVILLE, Jamaica - Two community tourism leaders who lead active organizations have teamed up to offer visitors a novel, experiential educational vacation in Jamaica, “Home of Community Tourism. Read More

Peace, tourism and cooperation of destinations

editor editor- June 29, 2011 07:24

The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) is pleased to welcome Louis D'Amore, Founder and President of the International Institute of Peace Through Tourism (IIPT), as one of its founding ... Read More

Zambia President Rupiah B. Banda to be Patron of Peace through Tourism Africa Conference

editor editor- April 24, 2011 13:21

The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) announced today that Zambia President Rupiah B. Read More

Tourism bridges cooperation between the US and Iran

editor editor- April 5, 2011 03:45

With the blessing of the Iranian Cultural Heritage and Tourism Organization (ICHTO) Chairman, Hamid Bahjael, who is also Vice President of Iran, the American Iran Tourism Association, at the request ... Read More

UNWTO a partner in 5th IIPT African Conference: Meeting the Challenges of Climate Change

editor editor- November 13, 2010 11:32

WORLD TRAVEL MARKET, London – The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) has announced its 5th IIPT African Conference at World Travel Market. Read More