Conference on Sustainable Tourism in Small Island Developing States

Poster: Conference In the framework of the 2017 UN International Year for Sustainable Tourism for Development the Conference on Sustainable Tourism in Small Island Developing States (SIDS) wishes to provide a platform for tourism professionals, academics and practitioners from other SIDS and the region to discuss an integrated practical approach to sustainable tourism. For this event, the …

Seychelles

Photo: UNEP Seychelles is an archipelago and country in the Indian Ocean. The 115-island country, whose capital is Victoria, lies 1,500 km (932 miles) east of mainland East Africa. With a population of roughly 92,000, it has the smallest population of any sovereign country in Africa. Natural World Cousin is a 27-hectare granitic island located 2 km …

Namibia

Photo: lukas.b0 Namibia shares land borders with Angola and Zambia to the north, Botswana and Zimbabwe to the east, South Africa to the south and east and the Atlantic Ocean to the west. Parks and protected areas attract nearly 1 million visitors annually. Wiki Namibia Planeta.com Africa

South Africa

Photo: Martin Heigan, Blyde River Canyon Sunset South Africa is bordered to the north lie Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe; to the east are Mozambique and Swaziland; while Lesotho is an independent country wholly surrounded by South African territory. Annual Events September is Tourism Month in South Africa Wiki Places and Essays Cape Town – Things …

Uganda

Photo Uganda is bordered on the east by Kenya, on the north by Sudan, on the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, on the southwest by Rwanda, and on the south by Tanzania. The capital and largest city is Kampala. Embedded Tweets BLOG: If you go down to Uganda's Bwindi Impenetrable National Park today, you're sure of a big …

Nigeria

Photo: International Institute of Tropical Agriculture Nigeria is located in West Africa and shares land borders with the Republic of Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north. Its coast in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea on the Atlantic Ocean. Wiki Nigeria Planeta.com Africa

Mediterranean

Photo: ESA The countries with coastlines on the Mediterranean Sea are Albania, Algeria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Greece, Israel, Italy, Lebanon, Libya, Malta, Morocco, Monaco, Montenegro, Slovenia, Spain, Syria, Tunisia and Turkey. In addition, the Gaza Strip and the British Overseas Territories of Gibraltar and Akrotiri and Dhekelia have coastlines on the …

Malawi

Malawi is bordered by Zambia to the northwest, Tanzania to the northeast and Mozambique, which surrounds it on the east, south and west. The country is separated from Tanzania and Mozambique by Lake Malawi. Wiki http://planeta.wikispaces.com/malawi Embedded Tweets Have you heard of Malawi's National Tree and what's being done to save it? https://t.co/Ye9nekVjFX @IUCNRedList @IUCN_forests …

Egypt

Photo: NASA Goddard, Egypt Egypt is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, the Gaza Strip and Israel to the northeast, the Red Sea to the east, Sudan to the south and Libya to the west. Events 2018 14th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP14) Wiki More about Egypt …