Baltic University Programme - A regional university network

  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size

BUP Teachers Conference on Sustainable Tourism for Development

2017 UN International Year of Tourism for Sustainable DevelopmentThe United Nations declares the year 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development.

Thus, we are happy to announce the BUP Teachers Conference on “Sustainable Tourism for Development” that will be organised 19-22 March 2017 in the town Zhovkva, Lviv region, Ukraine.

Participants from universities in the BUP network are welcome.

The conference is organised by Ivan Franko National University of Lviv: The Department of Tourism of the Faculty of Geography, the Department of Country Studies and International Tourism of the Faculty of International Relations, and Ukrainian BUP.

The deadline for applications and theses submission is 26th February 2017.
Please see also the: Application Form doc and Information for authors doc.

The topics of the conference will embrace methodological approaches and ways of introducing elements of sustainable development in tourism and the recreational sphere. European and world experiences of sustainable tourism development, and contribution of the tourism sector to the three pillars of sustainability – economic, social, and environmental will be covered. The conference will also deal with sustainable transboundary tourism, its main tendencies, especially the development in the Ukrainian-Polish border zone.

The working language of the conference is English.

The participants are expected to contribute actively both in the workshops and with their own presentations. After acceptance to the conference the participants will be asked to send the titles of their presentations/posters as well as the theses of the reports.

The theses of the reports will be published before the conference.

The proceedings will be published after the conference.

Applications are to be sent to the BUP National Centres of their respective country. The theses of the reports are to be submitted to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Please, note that BUP will cover the expenses for the participating teachers from the BUP Member Universities during the conference: Accommodation, full board, and transportation from Lviv to Zhovkva and back. Travel costs to and from Lviv will be the responsibility of the participants and their universities.

However, teachers from the Participating Universities will have to pay a participation fee which is 200 Euros per person. Please see the updated list of our Member Universities on the web site.

Citizens from European countries, as well as the USA, do not need the visa to enter Ukraine.

For more information you are welcome to contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it at BUP Coordinating Secretariat and This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  at the Ukrainian BUP Center.

 

Facebook

facebook Find us on facebook

BUP on facebook

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

BUP National Language Publications

Download BUP publications in your language.

EstonianEstonian
FinnishFinnish
LatvianLatvian
LithuanianLithuanian
PolishPolish
Russian Russsian
SwedishSwedish