UNWTO.Capacity Initiatives Duration

 

The duration of any UNWTO.Capacity initiatives may vary according to the topic, the academic approach and learning objectives expected for that initiative, the target audience needs, partners and other matters.

Please find below the different options with the format and type of initiative: 

In any situation, the UNWTO Academy is to evaluate if the topic requested is viable for the duration of the training initiative, as to guarantee the quality of the whole training experience.

 

Example of a 3-day Workshop AGENDA

A 3-day workshop comprises up to 2 modules, practical activities for each module and at least 1 presentation by participants.

The workshop usually also comprises a welcome dinner/cocktail on the first day of the event and possibly a closing dinner on the second or last day of the UNWTO.Capacity initiative.

The following agenda is only an example and is to be agreed with all the parties involved in the UNWTO.Capacity initiative. Due to the different schedules used in different regions, the timings may be altered accordingly.

 

 

Example of a 5-day Course AGENDA

A 5-day course comprises 3 modules, practical activities for each module, a presentation on the tourism policy and strategy on the topic of the training initiative by the national tourism administration and another one by the regional/local tourism administration, a fieldwork day, 2 presentations by participants and a few social activities. It is also recommended to propose a visit of the venue town, so participants can have a better understanding of the fieldwork sites reality and a hostistic understanding of the tourist experience.

The course usually also comprises a welcome dinner/cocktail on the day before the training initiative and a closing dinner on the last day of the event.

The following agenda is only an example and is to be agreed with all the parties involved in the UNWTO.Capacity initiative. Due to the different schedules used in different regions, the timings may be altered accordingly.