World Tourism Day Rural Development

World Tourism Day: Tourism and Rural Development

Happy World Tourism Day! Malawi celebrates the day during some pretty unprecedented times as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. The theme for 2020 is Tourism and Rural Development, an important one given the times. Ever since international travel came to a halt, local communities that live around tourist attractions or are employed in protected …

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Takulandirani Malawi Tourism Expo 2019

Last Thursday I made a presentation at the Takulandirani 2019 Malawi Tourism International Tourism Expo on Property Access to Digital Platforms.

Tumaini Festival 2018

The fifth edition of the Tumaini Festival was held over the weekend at Dzaleka Refugee Camp in Dowa, central Malawi. Dzaleka is home to thousands of refugees from Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Burundi and Somalia. The festival was conceptualised by Menes La Plume (pictured above in blue t-shirt) five years ago as a one-day …

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