Silo

Buzzwords Silo = Management system incapable of reciprocal operations with others Instead of ‘re-inventing the wheel’ each time, could we instead improve upon the wheel that’s already there? Beyond silos lies the creation of social bridging exercises. Artwork / Cue Yourself Wiki Silo Planeta.com Open Access The Value of Collaboration

Migration

Buzzwords Migration = Movement of people to a new area or country in order to find work or better living conditions; Seasonal movement of animals from one region to another. Fast Facts via the FAO Fast Facts In 2015, there were 244 million international migrants, 40% more than in 2000. People who move within national borders were estimated at 763 million in …

Exploring Sustainable Tourism

Poster: Ron Mader, How do you define sustainable tourism? As part of our series exploring tourism definitions, we ask readers how you define sustainable tourism. Comments welcome below. The notion that tourism could be “sustainable” is part of the dialogue on sustainable development, critical in 2017, the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. The goal is …

Street Art

Buzzwords Street art = Visual art created in public locations, often unsanctioned artwork executed outside of the context of traditional art venues. Also: streetart Wiki http://planeta.wikispaces.com/streetart Planeta.com Culture

Viewing Party

Buzzwords Viewing Party = Reception for shared watching of a live video Embedded Tweets In Las Vegas – home of @thekillers – are there any AFL Grand Final viewing parties? Where can we watch the game on the big, big screen? @afl pic.twitter.com/klUFB9CZ3q — Ron Mader (@ronmader) September 30, 2017 Planeta.com How to make the …

Overtourism

Buzzwords Overtourism = Questions What are examples of overtourism? What are strategies employed by destinations and regional authorities to avoid overcrowding? What are strategies for visitors to avoid overcrowded places? Essay Having seen the overcrowding in person at Zion National Park over the past decade, I wonder if we are satisfied with the communication about …

10yfp

Travel Bingo 10-Year Framework of Programmes on Sustainable Consumption and Production (10YFP) Key Links http://sdt.unwto.org/sustainable-tourism-10yfp http://sdt.unwto.org/webinars-10yfp-stp @10YFP_STP https://www.facebook.com/10YFPSTP Wiki http://planeta.wikispaces.com/10yfp Planeta.com un Travel. Enjoy. Respect. #iy2017