Within the extensive Pacific Asia Tourism Pty Ltd network of expert Indonesians and international researchers and consultants, we have a particular set of experiences in a range of sustainable tourism projects across Indonesia – from destination visioning, developing policy and strategic plans for tourism, education & training, investing in and operating ecolodges, ecotourism as a tool for wildlife conservation and improving the livelihoods of local people, responsible and ethical approaches to tourism development and generating new ‘green jobs’ for tourism as part of the national transition to a ‘green economy.
Some project examples:
Leadership of PATA Task Force rapid appraisal missions in North Sulawesi and East Java/West Sumatra.
Consultant on destination planning, destination marketing, tourism policy, tourism investment, green economy & tourism jobs, and sustainable tourism policies to Indonesia Ministry of Culture and Tourism, UNWTO, International Labor Organisation, NGOs and private sector within Indonesia.
Pacific Asia Tourism Pty Ltd’s founder & Chair, Steve Noakes, is an investor in and on the Board of Directors of Ecolodges Indonesia.