Posted April 7, 2016 by Aviation, Tourism and Conservation news - DAILY from Eastern Africa and the Indian Ocean islands in Uncategorized. Leave a Comment
Roundup of East Africa’s CSR Activities
Shaping the future of travel is not just about our technological leaps, it’s about coming together as a community, getting involved and driving sustainable social enhancement. Amadeus has worked with former alumni of St. George’s Primary School as well as forging a CSR partnership with Uniglobe Lets Go Travel.
Meet Salim Omar, CSR Champion at Amadeus East Africa
This month we had a quick chat with Salim Omar, East Africa’s Helpdesk Trainer and Corporate Social Responsibility Champion where we discussed his greatest achievements in the role, causes close to his heart and future CSR activities which Amadeus are taking part in.
One on One with Kitili Mbathi, Director General of the Kenya Wildlife
Amadeus has been in the forefront championing collaborative travel and tourism. To further this we sat down with the newly appointed Kenya Wildlife Service Director General Mr. Kitili Mbathi to find out how best we can get involved in shaping the future of tourism and travel in the region.
Huffington Post columnist Debbie Cameron discusses her recent trip to Uganda, commenting on the importance of implementing a CSR strategy, understanding that no matter how small the action is, it is about believing that you can change for the better somewhere in the world. She also discusses the empowering impact on business donors.
Travellers increasingly want their trips to have a more positive impact on society. Amadeus has launched the ‘Click for Change’ with UNICEF, an initiative where everyone wins. It combines Amadeus technology with the scale and reach of online travel and UNICEF’s dedicated programs for children to truly make an impact.