We celebrate Green 2017 Sustainable Tourism for Green growth
At this first edition of RTF, in this special year 2017 declared as the year of sustainable tourism development, we launch “Greentourism Treasure Hunting” in partnership with Romexpo Fair and more green activities for all tourism sector, visitors and profesionals.
This unprecedented “competition”, a green tourism event dedicated to the visitors of the spring edition of RTF through awaken the public interest for sustainable tourism and identifying those green offers of the present RTF edition tour operators.
The United Nations 70th General Assembly has designated 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development like an unique opportunity to raise awareness on the contribution of sustainable tourism to development among public and private sector decision-makers and the public, while mobilizing all stakeholders to work together in making tourism a catalyst for positive change. More info about International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, here!
In the context of the universal 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), our ngo aims is to busting a change in Romanian tourism production practices and Romanian tourism consumer behavior towards a more green tourism sector than can contribute to the SDGs.
Especially this year 2017, but not only, Greentourism Ecologic Association are focussed in next key areas:
– Green Economy – Inclusive and sustainable economic growth;
– Green Social – Social inclusiveness, employment and poverty reduction;
– Green Environment – Resource efficiency, environmentally protection, biodiversity conservation and adapt to climate change;
– Green Culture – Common cultural values and heritage, unity in diversity;
– Green Friendly – Mutual people understanding, peace and security.
In 2017, the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for development, ROMEXPO hosts works of “Green Amphitheater” on 18.02.2017 in Press center of Fair of Romania’s tourism.
Green Amphitheater itinerancy is an educational project to raising awareness about all environmental problems they create various activities of man, started since the beginning of Greentourism Ecologic Association partner of RTF in many editions before.
Green Amphitheater theme at 2017 RTF is:
-11: 30 XXX Sustainable Tourism (1987-2017). The Tourism relationship – tourist book – tourism product – environmental impact.
-12: 00 Green Sustainable Tourism. Activities for the development and revival of cultural traditions in the Carpathian Wallachian.
-12: 30 Green Psychology by reconnecting with nature, leisure tourists in the context of sustainable development.
-13: 00 Veganism and Sustainable Tourism. The moral influence on consumer preferences of tourists and tourist groups.
Green Amphitheater is facilitated by Serban Constantin, psychologist certified by the College of Psychologists of Romania and independent artist, founder of the European concept of green arts (GreenArts®) in 2009.
Double degree in Tourism (Bucharest 1996 Mangement of agritourism specialization) and Psychology (and Educational Sciences Iasi, 2013) deepened studies of Psychology completed a Master Program (Bucharest – 2016) of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy Interventions.
Besides psychology, art and tourism is passionate four culture, education and religion being the founder of integrative concept of Religion (2014) in Romania. Concerned Wallachian culture is an assiduous promoter and researcher of common Wallachian culture, the founder of the Wallachian Vatra concept.
A thorough study of agritourism completed a Master Program (Bucharest – 2010) in Management and Rural Development within which the concept of the Wallachian Fireplace is shown as innovative rural development and revival of the common cultural traditions of the Carpathian Wallachian.
Believe in green tourism potential in Romania and psychology green applicability in changing consumption behavior of tourists and groups of tourists, the founder of the concept of green tourism (2008) and also of green Psychology (2010).
Believe in Romania and Romanians potential of all ages, it is also the founder (2013) School of optimism – 8imism.
Green Amphitheatre lead project whose founder is, during which lectured in numerous colleges and Romania made in front of thousands of students from 2008 to the present.
Based on traditional partnership that exists between us this year devoted to sustainable tourism give off starting with this edition “Greentourism Treasure Hunting,” which will be extended in the Romanian Tourism Fair II, 16-19 nov 2017.
More info about Greentourism in RTF II, here!
About green culture diversity and art we re-present GreenArts Expomix in all days of the RTF.
RoGEA – Romanian Greentourism Ecologic Association (Ro_AETv) is a non-governmental organization in the green-eco field headquartered in Romania. Our mission is to support biodiversity conservation, promoting protected areas and sustainable, responsible, environmentaly tourism, slow tourism, sweet tourism etc, in one word: Greentourism*.
We have the aim to improve untill change the conservatory way of producing and consuming tourism services especialy in sensitive areas more then protected areas, including sensitive urban areas and tourism adaptation to climate changes and reducing tourism emisions.