AMFORHT - WORLD NGO FOR TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY TRAINING AND EDUCATION
Created 47 years ago by the UN World Tourism Organization, the WORLD ASSOCIATION FOR HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM EDUCATION AND TRAINING is gathering more than 800 members and sympathisers in 59 countries. AMFORHT is recognized as the key player in tourism and hospitality education and human resources matters, worldwide.
- AMFORHT aims to reinforce links between key players from all over the World within the sector of Tourism: Education organisations (hotel schools and universities), Industry, experts and Institutions focused on education and on tourism.
- The NGO’s objectives are to help, coach, create and support training projects between schools and tourism professionals such as practical collaborations including the development of Internships, Graduate jobs, College Partnerships, Industry Research and links between the World of Hospitality and Tourism.
- A new online interactive platform of information and projects has been launched to provide a social network for members and partners
Twitter: @AMFORHT - https://twitter.com/AMFORHT
Each year, AMFORHT holds an International forum to bring together all actors. It features a contemporary theme and business speed-networking sessions to enable experts from around the world to share best practices and debate the key issues facing the global tourism industry.
Regional conferences are also set-up to gather more people around projects, increase communications, develop educational programmes and facilitate solutions or plans implementations.