International Coalition of Tourism membership continues to grow
ICTP welcomes Uganda travel company, Trek Africa Eco-Tours
Feb 04, 2013
HAWAII, USA; BRUSSELS, Belgium; VICTORIA, Seychelles; BALI, Indonesia – The International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP) is pleased to announce Trek Africa Eco-Tours, Ltd. has joined as a member.
Trek Africa Eco-Tours Ltd. is a Uganda registered tour and travel company based in Uganda. Its mission is to help people plan adventurous, enjoyable, and educational trips to sustainable, safe, and friendly tourism destinations in East Africa, while promoting a harmonious relationship between conservation, community development, and tourism. Most of its itineraries offer travelers the opportunity to join hands with local communities in conservation and preservation activities, keeping with its slogan, “Keeping You Close to Nature.”
ICTP Chairman Juergen T. Steinmetz said: “Trek Africa Eco-Tours is highly conscious of the necessity to protect nature and to make sure that the local community benefits from tourism as well. Their mission and objectives are right in line with those of ICTP, and they will be a valuable asset as one of our members.”
For more information about Trek Africa Eco-Tours, visit http://www.trekafrica.co.ug/ .
The International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP) is a grassroots travel and tourism coalition of global destinations committed to quality service and green growth. ICTP engages communities and their stakeholders to share quality and green opportunities including tools and resources, access to funding, education, and marketing support. ICTP advocates sustainable aviation growth, streamlined travel formalities, fair coherent taxation, and investments for jobs. ICTP supports the UN Millennium Development Goals, the UN World Tourism Organization's Global Code of Ethics for Tourism, and a range of programs that underpin them. ICTP has over 100 destination members, including: Anguilla; Aruba; Australia; Bangladesh; Belgium, Belize; Brazil; Canada; Caribbean; China; Croatia; Cyprus; Ecuador; Egypt; Falkland Islands; (The) Gambia; Georgia; Germany; Ghana; Greece; Grenada; India; Indonesia; Iran; Italy; Jordan; Kenya; Korea (South); La Reunion (French Indian Ocean); Malawi; Malaysia; Mauritius; Mexico; Morocco; (The) Netherlands; Nicaragua; Nigeria; Northern Mariana Islands (USA Pacific Island Territory); Romania; Sultanate of Oman; Pakistan; Palestine; Philippines; Portugal; Rwanda; Seychelles; Sierra Leone; South Africa; Sri Lanka; St. Eustatius (Dutch Caribbean); St. Kitts; St. Lucia; Sudan; Swaziland; Tajikistan; Tanzania; Trinidad & Tobago; UAE; Uganda; USA; Yemen; Zambia; and Zimbabwe.
For more information, go to: www.tourismpartners.org .