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Developing Community Based Tourism in Myanmar

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Around Asia, hundreds of community based tourism (CBT) programs have been developed by local communities, with support from governments, tour operatorsĀ  andĀ  NGOs. Successful CBT inspiresĀ  tourists, nurtures cross-cultural understanding, creates skills, jobs and income for community members and helps to fund grassroots social and environmental initiatives.

This Manual presents first-hand experiences, tools and lessons learned between 2014 and 2017, implementing the project NTF III Myanmar: Inclusive Tourism focusing on Kayah State.