Establish Thailand: Sustainable Tourism Destination Project

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The Tourism Authority of Thailand is once again organizing the “Establish Thailand to be Sustainable Tourism Destination” project. This initiative aims to promote sustainable tourism practices among entrepreneurs in the country, focusing on Kanchanaburi and Surat Thani (Koh Samui) this time.

How to Join the Project

Entrepreneurs interested in participating in the project must follow these steps:

  1. Fill out the application form: Complete the application form on Google Forms here.
  2. Upload required documents: After submitting the application form, participants will receive a Google Drive link via email to upload necessary documents.
  3. Selection of participants: The project organizers will announce the selected participants who will proceed to the next phase.
  4. Participate in Low-Carbon Tourism Camp: Selected participants will attend a training and workshop to learn about low-carbon tourism practices.
  5. Receive a certificate: At the end of the camp, participants will receive a certificate of completion.
  6. Carbon Footprint calculation and guide: Participants will also get their carbon footprint calculated and receive a guide on how to reduce it.

Application Requirements

Applicants need to provide photos of fuel and electricity bills for all 12 months of 2022 (January to December). They can attach these documents when filling out the application form via Google Drive.

Application Deadline and Event Dates

Entrepreneurs can apply for the project until September 15, 2023, free of charge. The Low-Carbon Tourism Camp will take place on the following dates:

  • Kanchanaburi: September 29, 2023
  • Surat Thani (Koh Samui): October 4, 2023

Note: The exact locations of the events will be announced at a later date.

Additional Information and Support

For more details about the project, visit the official Facebook post. To learn how to upload documents, click here. For any inquiries, contact the “Establish Thailand” team on Facebook.

The “Establish Thailand to be Sustainable Tourism Destination” project aims to create a more environmentally friendly and sustainable tourism industry in Thailand. By participating in this initiative, entrepreneurs can contribute to the preservation of Thailand’s natural resources and promote responsible tourism practices for future generations.