Our tourism industry is a vast and interwoven network of tourism businesses, industry organizations and government agencies – all working to grow and sustain a dynamic industry by fostering fresh, innovative ideas and encouraging investment to make our region even better equipped to attract more visitors, stimulate economic activity, and continue building. Their mission is to increase tourism’s economic benefits to the region and position the region as a preferred international travel destination.
Supporting the Association for Tourism in Hwange
As a tourism business in the Hwange region, you have the opportunity to add your voice to other members of ATH who are advocating for the interests of our very important industry. If you are member, stay actively involved with our events, our surveys and our email and social media communications. If you are not yet a member, considering joining today!
Joining forces gives tourism clients more choice, and the destinations involved enjoy increased market exposure and penetration while engaging in a sustainable industry that takes into account the views and aspirations of host communities. Local support for tourism development and promotion is essential to enriching the visitor experience.
Communities engaged in the direction of tourism development are more likely to become active partners and take a particular stake in the development of the destination. Effective way to work with local communities to achieve mutual benefits include everything from hiring from our local community and buying locally produced goods and services to sponsoring local events and working with local partners to support projects that increase community well-being.