Ian Hayes

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VIDEO: Developments in Myanmar tourist guide training

Skills for Trade and Economic Diversification (STED) is an International Labour Organization (ILO) program that provides sector-level technical assistance on identifying the skills development strategies required for future success in international trade. It is designed to support growth and decent employment creation in sectors that have the potential to increase […]

Ko Ko

Ko Ko’s family was forcibly relocated to New Bagan in 1989. The family was allocated a small parcel of land some distance from the river. After years of trying to rebuild his livelihood, his father, a fisherman, fell into depression and alcoholism. It fell onto Ko Ko’s shoulders to provide […]

Three Treasures Responsible Tourism receives tourism innovation award

Three Treasures Responsible Tourism in Bagan receives tourism innovation award!

We are delighted to share the news that our first local social enterprise in Bagan, Three Treasures Responsible Tourism, was selected to receive a 2016 Tourism Innovation Award from the UK AID Business Innovation Facility (BIF) Myanmar, as part of their Product and Package Innovation Competition (PPIC). The award is […]