The South African events industry will take an important step towards a more sustainable future at Meetings Africa 2011. Seven representatives from key associations relating to Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events (MICE) will meet to pledge their support as founding members of the Event Greening Forum (EGF), and add their signatures to its draft constitution. [Read on...]
Kundiza Training and Consulting, in conjunction with the Heritage Environmental Management Company, will present a series of webinars on best environmental practices for the hospitality industry starting from February 2011.
With the ever-increasing demand from consumers for more environmentally responsible tourism products and the introduction of the Consumer Protection Act in March, it has become necessary for managers across the industry to ensure that their employees are made aware of environmental issues and that they are empowered to minimise the impact of their activities on the environment. This coupled with a need for accurate communication on sustainable achievements and business performance has become core to most corporate strategies in responsible business practice. [Read on...]