To celebrate the World Tourism Day ESRT - EU-funded
Environmentally and Socially Responsible Tourism prepared programme with the
Press Meeting (on September 26, 2013) and the Bicycles Parade (on September 27,
2013), that was jointly organised by the Vietnam National Administration of
Tourism (VNAT) and ESRT.
On September 26, 2013, a
Press Meeting was organized in Vietnam National History Museum with 150
participants from VNAT, ESRT and media.
After two speeches from
VNAT, on behalf of the ESRT Programme, Mr. Kai Partale announced ESRT’s
contribution to World Tourism Day, and handovered the Responsible Tourism
Toolkit to the Chairman of VNAT, Mr. Nguyen Van Tuan.
The panel board (chairman,
vice chairman of VNAT and Mr. Kai Partale) then answered questioned raised by
180 students from
three tourism colleges and universities that have tourism department were
divided into three groups (60 each) to ride the bicycles around Hanoi.
PIU staff wore T-shirt and
joined the ceremony before the parade began.
The Chairman of VNAT said
a few words to announced and started the parade.
The event went live on
The parade on the street.