Meeting of the Americas on Social Tourism

05/06/2019 - 08/06/2019

The
Costa Rican Tourism Board and the Secretariat for the Americas of the International Social Tourism Organisation - ISTO Americas, have the pleasure of presenting you the activity program prepared especially for the members of the ISTO as part of the Encuentro de las Américas de Turismo Social (Meeting of the Americas on Social Tourism). 

The purpose of the Encuentro is to spread good practices of ISTO members on the American continent regarding social, fair and sustainable tourism, which will be possible as part of the Seminar -Tourism and sustainability: rights, access and current challenges for Social Tourism". Moreover, the event seeks to bring together the members and offer them an additional exchange space, to encourage and develop social tourism in the region, through collaboration and innovation. The ISTO members of the Americas will take advantage of the Encuentro to meet at their Annual General Assembly and will conclude their stay with the opportunity to take part in technical visit in Costa Rica.  

The Encuentro de las Américas de Turismo Social will take place from June 12 to June 15, 2019, and it is the detail of the program of activities specially designed for ISTO members:  

  • Wednesday, June 12: annual general assembly of the ISTO Americas and technical meeting of OITS members.

  • Thursday 13 and Friday 14 of June: Seminar "Tourism and sustainability: rights, access and current challenges for Social Tourism" open to all interested national and in ternational organisations, members and non-members of ISTO. Simultaneous interpretation Spanish-English. Click here for the detailed program. 
  • Saturday, June 15: technical visit.


All information about your participation can be found in Agenda for ISTO members and international participants.

National registrations are open, please complete the following form and send it to Costa Rican Tourism Institute, Ricardo Ureña: ricardo.urena@ict.go.cr.

International registrations are open, please complete the following form and forward it to OITS Américas, Verónica Gómez: vgomez@oits-isto.org.

Additional information: Verónica Gómez, Director ISTO Americas, vgomez@oits-isto.org.

We appreciate your interest in participating!