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Pope Francesco Bergoglio addresses climate emergency
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Pope Francesco Bergoglio addresses climate emergency

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- June 15, 2019

At the Casina Pio IV, the Pontiff Pope Francesco Bergoglio met with participants of the meeting promoted by the Department ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 4, 2019

Alongside President and Secretary Clinton, Jamaica's Minister for Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett spoke today the ongoing 4th meeting of ... Read More

London Heathrow recorded its busiest ever April as the Easter getaway
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London Heathrow recorded its busiest ever April as the Easter getaway

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 10, 2019

Heathrow recorded its busiest ever April as the Easter getaway sent passenger numbers soaring, securing the airport its 30th month ... Read More

African Tourism Board: Greg Bakunzi of Red Rock Initiative makes Rwanda Tourism proud
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African Tourism Board: Greg Bakunzi of Red Rock Initiative makes Rwanda Tourism proud

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 26, 2019

Red Rocks Cultural Center in Rwanda founder Greg Bakunzi today was appointed as the latest board member of the African Tourism ... Read More

PATA: Successful Youth Tourism Symposium on Guam
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PATA: Successful Youth Tourism Symposium on Guam

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2016

Over 150 students, alumni, lecturers and industry professionals from Guam, overseas and the neighboring Pacific Islands participated at the PATA ... Read More

The keynote address at the 2016 PATA Annual Summit in Guam will come from Seychelles
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The keynote address at the 2016 PATA Annual Summit in Guam will come from Seychelles

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 13, 2016

Minister Alain St.Ange of the Seychelles is heading to the US island of Guam for the 2016 PATA Annual Summit. Read More

Ministerial debate with the private sector on Pacific Island Tourism in Guam
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Ministerial debate with the private sector on Pacific Island Tourism in Guam

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 31, 2016

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA), in partnership with the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), will hold the PATA/UNWTO Ministerial Debate ... Read More

World Bank President calls for urgent action to fight global warming
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World Bank President calls for urgent action to fight global warming

editor editor- June 21, 2013

(eTN) - Regular food shortages in sub-Saharan Africa, shifting rain patterns in South Asia leaving some parts under water and ... Read More

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Ban warns world not to replace ozone-depleting gases

editor editor- September 17, 2011

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on the international community today not to replace ozone-depleting gases that are now being phased out ... Read More

Most Americans think devastating natural disasters are increasing
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Most Americans think devastating natural disasters are increasing

editor editor- July 8, 2011

NEW YORK - Reading or watching the news, one might be struck by the seemingly constant barrage of reports of ... Read More

Snow slowly building on Mount Kilimanjaro
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Snow slowly building on Mount Kilimanjaro

editor editor- March 16, 2011

TANZANIA, Africa (eTN) - Standing as the highest mountain in Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro is slowly regaining its snow after several ... Read More

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Record-setting 2010 highlights global warming trend

editor editor- January 21, 2011

The year 2010 ranked as the warmest on record – together with 2005 and 1998 – according to the United ... Read More

Flooding becomes a regular news item
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Flooding becomes a regular news item

editor editor- January 18, 2011

(eTN) - Perhaps when we talk of global warming, we need to start referring to the severe weather conditions as ... Read More

Tourism stands in frontline in environmental issues, WTTC president say
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Tourism stands in frontline in environmental issues, WTTC president say

editor editor- January 14, 2010

LONDON (eTN) – The president and CEO of the World Travel & Tourism Council, Jean Claude Baumgarten, explains for eTurboNews ... Read More

Islanders bid for tough climate action blocked
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Islanders bid for tough climate action blocked

editor editor- December 10, 2009

COPENHAGEN – Declaring "it's a matter of survival," one of the world's tiniest nations, speaking for imperiled islands everywhere, took ... Read More

Nepal cabinet meeting held at Mt. Everest
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Nepal cabinet meeting held at Mt. Everest

editor editor- December 10, 2009

In order to draw international attention to the impact of global warming on the Himalayan glaciers, Nepalese cabinet ministers held ... Read More

Global Warming and Mt. Kilimanjaro
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Global Warming and Mt. Kilimanjaro

editor editor- December 7, 2009

Every year, more than 10,000 tourists are drawn to Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, driven in no small part by the ... Read More

Equatorial ice caps keep shrinking
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Equatorial ice caps keep shrinking

editor editor- August 13, 2009

KAMPALA, Uganda (eTN) - The glaciers on the equatorial mountains of Mt. Kilimanjaro, Mt. Read More

Disaster looms with rising sea levels: Islands
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Disaster looms with rising sea levels: Islands

editor editor- May 13, 2009

MANADO, Indonesia - Rising sea levels that could wipe whole nations off the map and displace scores of millions of ... Read More

BA, Air France propose emissions trading for airlines
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BA, Air France propose emissions trading for airlines

editor editor- April 7, 2009

British Airways Plc joined with Air France-KLM Group, two airline groups and the U.K.’s main airport operator to propose an ... Read More

Earth Hour to hit major tourist draws near you
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Earth Hour to hit major tourist draws near you

editor editor- March 26, 2009

Saturday would be a great time to be an astronaut with a window seat in a rocket ship circling the ... Read More

Five tourist destinations that global warming could destroy
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Five tourist destinations that global warming could destroy

editor editor- February 19, 2009

Global warming could have a devastating impact on some popular vacation spots, according to Bob Henson, a writer at the ... Read More

Australians go green on Australia Day
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Australians go green on Australia Day

editor editor- January 27, 2009

For some of Australia’s best-known cities, companies and organizations that are part of a United Nations low-carbon initiative, this year’s ... Read More

Tanzanian travel charity organization scoops global Equator Prize 2008
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Tanzanian travel charity organization scoops global Equator Prize 2008

editor editor- November 25, 2008

Arusha, Tanzania (eTN) - Growing participation in local community development through tourist gains has recently brought to Tanzania the prestigious ... Read More

Call of the Bute Inlet wild
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Call of the Bute Inlet wild

editor editor- September 19, 2008

Prior to my trip to British Columbia’s Bute Inlet, I half-heartedly agreed to going. Read More

Endangered list for travel destinations
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Endangered list for travel destinations

editor editor- September 2, 2008

It used to be that when we heard the words, endangered list, we only thought about animals. Read More

International community to Myanmar gov’t: Open your doors
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International community to Myanmar gov’t: Open your doors

editor editor- May 7, 2008

Cyclone Nargis has claimed the lives of 22,500 with another 41,000 missing, Myanmar's military government said yesterday. Disturbing reports have ... Read More

Climate change talks in Bangkok a success
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Climate change talks in Bangkok a success

editor editor- April 11, 2008

(eTN) - The climate change talks held last week in Bangkok were successful in devising a schedule for negotiations leading ... Read More

eTN Mailbox: Climate change drivel
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eTN Mailbox: Climate change drivel

editor editor- April 7, 2008

My agency doesn't want or need any drivel about the fake climate change ... it clogs our inbox with worthless ... Read More

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