SCTD Events

Since its foundation, the SCTD is carrying out activities in support of LDCs.

Joint Tourism Special Event, 'Promoting Tourism for Sustainable Development & Poverty Reduction', 4th UN Conference on the LDCs (LDC-IV) -  10 May 2011, Istanbul (Turkey)

The SCTD, supported the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) at the UN LDC IV Conference held in Istanbul, Turkey, in drawing the attention of the international community to the potential contribution of tourism to the development of these countries under the current decennial Programme of Action.


SCDT Workshop, 'Project Development in Tourism for LDCs', 18-20 October 2011, Geneva (Switzerland)

The SCTD`s first workshop, with the participation of 8 LDCs, EIF NU representatives and SCTD member organizations, built on the momentum generated at LDC IV on tourism development as a means to reduce poverty, to progress on the dialogue, project formulation and resource mobilization for LDCs.