The Sustainable Tourism Certification Alliance Africa (“the Alliance”) second Annual Conference was held on 9 May 2013 at Garden Court Marine Parade in Durban South Africa. The event was attended by 32 delegates through which nine African countries, four regional organisations and four global organisations were represented. Countries represented included Botswana, Kenya, Lesotho, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland and Tanzania. Regional organisations represented included Serendipity Africa, Stand cc, Fair Trade Tourism (FTT), Heritage Environmental Management Programme (“Heritage”) and the Regional Tourism Organisation of Southern Africa (RETOSA). Global Organisations included the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC), the International Trade Centre (ITC), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO).
The conference report and the presentations can be viewed on the links below: