Quito awareness day: The role of the person with disabilities on Sustainable Tourism
San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador
Red de Turismo Accesible – Ecuador
Type of institution
San Francisco de Quito
Cultural values, diversity and heritage
Lines of actions
Knowledge creation and dissemination
Type of activity
Events, meetings and conferences
Type of activity other
Local awareness day
Estimated outreach/impact of your activity
To raise the awareness of the public about the role of the person with disabilities in the sustainability of tourism, and generate a meeting space and debate on how to promote universal accessibility as an element of sustainable tourism development.
Any other information on estimated impact
To reach about 100 people taking care about disability in the tourism sector.
We are going to carry out this day with the purpose of contributing to the national and local tourist development with the information, awareness, knowledge, and training of all and all citizens for a better attention as hosts of our visitors as tourists and to maintain the leadership of a city Accessible and sustainable in a fully integrated environment through local tourism activities in general and the primary basis of local economic and social development.