Spring School in
After successful organization of 2018 Autumn school, NEST project has continued its activities through 2019. From February 25th to March 31st Spring school was organized at the University Centre of Bertinoro (Ce.UB), and implemented by the mentioned Centre, The Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS) and Centre for Advanced Studies in Tourism (CAST) of University of Bologna.
Scope of this edition was similar to the aim of the Autumn School: high-level training in tourism and creation of the network of knowledge among participants and field’s experts.
This time, training course has put together 28 participants from 8 developing countries from different parts of the world - Bolivia, Cuba, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Myanmar, Senegal. Precisely, it was addressed to experts specialized in the field of sustainable tourism, namely:
- Medium-high level public officials
- Private sector entrepreneurs and managers
- University professors.
As it was case with the Autumn edition, the Spring school was held in English, and courses were taught by professors from the University of Bologna, Centre for Advanced Studies in Tourism (CAST), and representatives of national and international organizations. The training course included: classes, workshops, project works, meetings with members of public institutions and private businesses in the tourism sector.