International Conference on 

Ecotourism in Protected Areas

Strengthening Livelihoods, Conservation, and Adaptation

19–21 May 2015
Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar


The conference will focus on ecotourism in protected areas

  • Leveraging ecotourism to enhance local livelihoods and adaptation
  • Supporting ecotourism policy formulation
  • Bringing ecotourism policy into practice
  • Transforming ecotourism in an opportunity for protected areas
  • Sharing successful ecotourism planning and management approaches
  • Promoting community involvement approaches in ecotourism 
  • Bringing benefits of ecotourism beyond the boundaries of protected areas
  • Maintaining the ethics of ecotourism in business
  • Highlighting the importance of climate change awareness through ecotourism interpretation