Introduction to Youth Poverty Alleviation through Tourism and Heritage: Youth PATH: An Education Tool for Sustainable Development

Organization/Affiliation(s): 
UNESCO
Resource Type: 
Publication Date: 
2010

This paper discusses the UNESCO Youth Poverty Alleviation through Tourism and Heritage (Youth PATH) project. The goal of this project is to train youth in poor communities of the Caribbean in the development and documentation of natural and cultural heritage sites to enable these sites to become the center of domestic and/or international tourism and in so doing, develop communities and reduce poverty.

Topic: 
Workforce Development
Enterprise Development
Regions: 
Latin America & the Caribbean
Tags: 
Community Development
Economic Empowerment
Training & Capacity
Youth
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