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Community forum on responsible tourism

Community forum on responsible tourism

Community forum on responsible tourism was held in Nan Thar Pu Village, Ngayokekaung township on 10 September 2017. It was organized by Another Development, a technical input provider to Goyangyi community-based tourism. The forum was attended by Ayeyarwaddy Region MP U Phyo Zaw Shwe and over 80 community members.

In the morning session, Sayama Rain Khah Khah from Tourism Transparency presented about responsible tourism, followed by a presentation about Myaing CBT by Sayama Theingyi Oo from ActionAid Myanmar and Myaing community member Daw Thin Thin Hlaing.

In the afternoon session, Nant Aye Myat Mon led the discussion on strengths and weaknesses related to tourism in Western Beach region.