International Forum For Responsible Tourism (Bucharest, Romania)

10/05/2018 - 11/05/2018
The International Forum for Responsible Tourism has reached its sixth edition. It is a world renowned event, at the previous editions having had top professionals from Romania, Europe, Asia, USA, as well as representatives of public authorities, scholars and researchers, leaders of representative organisations, and promotors of the field.

The Forum mission: Developing communities¿ capacity of becoming more appealing.

Theme: 'Local attractions and the development of responsible tourism'

Date: 10th - 11th of May 2018

Special guest this year is dr. Harold Goodwin, the researcher who has defined and contributed to the understanding and popularisation of responsible tourism.

Dr. Harold Goodwin has worked across four continents with local communities, with governments, and in the tourism industry. He is an emeritus professor and the director of the Institute of Place Management at Manchester Metropolitan University, General Manager of the Responsible Tourism Partnership and World Travel Market consultant on their Responsible Tourism Program in London, which gathers over 2000 participants each year. He is both president of the World Responsible Tourism Awards.

Moreover, dr. Goodwin is director and founder of the International Center for Responsible Tourism since 2002, which promotes the principles of the Cape Town Declaration.