Articles tagged “indigenous”

Skift Meetings

Why Canada Is Infusing Business Meetings With Indigenous Culture 

Sustainability in the meetings and events industry is not often linked to a cultural and social focus. However, Destination Canada Business Events is changing that. 

Why Canada Is Infusing Business Meetings With Indigenous Culture 

Tourism

Relocation of Tanzania’s Masaai From Ancestral Lands Shows Elitist Tourism Still Thriving

In an era when it's more important than ever to respect local communities, Tanzania's decisions with the Masaai appear beyond clueless.

Relocation of Tanzania’s Masaai From Ancestral Lands Shows Elitist Tourism Still Thriving

Tourism

Indigenous Tourism Forms a Long Overdue Americas Collaborative to Boost Opportunities

The pandemic has spurred an over-abundance of initiatives across the travel industry, but this one certainly ranks among the most promising to date.

Indigenous Tourism Forms a Long Overdue Americas Collaborative to Boost Opportunities

Tourism

Colorado’s Sand Creek Massacre Site Confronts U.S. History of Racial Violence

With these historic sites, the tourism industry can orient itself toward truth and reconciliation in a country where there is no such federal effort.

Colorado’s Sand Creek Massacre Site Confronts U.S. History of Racial Violence

Tourism

Australia Has Closed Uluru to Climbers — That’s a Good Thing for Tourism

The closure of a sacred site in Australia's Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park — once a must-do tourist attraction known as Ayers Rock — is indicative of the way mass tourism can change for the better.

Australia Has Closed Uluru to Climbers — That’s a Good Thing for Tourism

Tourism

Are Cultural Tours Built on Exploitation?

Cultural tours to communities of color involve many parties: travel advisors, tour operators, service providers, travelers themselves, and more. So who's responsible for making sure that a trip to an indigenous community or a historically black neighborhood is carried out ethically?

Are Cultural Tours Built on Exploitation?

Tourism

Tribal Tourism Growth in U.S. and Canada Prompts Destinations to Dig Deeper Into the Past

Travelers want to experience the stories and traditions of indigenous communities, but these communities also need more economic support to become more involved in the travel industry.

Tribal Tourism Growth in U.S. and Canada Prompts Destinations to Dig Deeper Into the Past