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Ammerland, April 28th, 2003
No. 5a/2003
20 lines at 60 strokes

Again announced worldwide
TO DO! 2003 - Contest Socially Responsible Tourism

During the last eight years 156 tourism projects from 48 countries and five continents have participated in the TODO! contest.
So far 19 projects got an award.

The contest is sponsored by:

Federal Ministry for Economic Co-operation and Development

Federal Ministry for Family, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth

Ecumenical Coalition on Tourism

Europäische Reiseversicherung AG

The Protestant Churches' DevelopmentServices (EED) - Tourism Watch

Catholic Foreign Office of the German Bishop's Conference

Messe Berlin GmbH

Austrian Development Co-operation in the Foreign Ministry/ respect

The "TO DO! - Contest Socially Responsible Tourism" organised by the Studienkreis für Tourismus und Entwicklung (Institute for Tourism and Development) is again announced worldwide at the end of April 2003.
The conditions of participation as well as the application form in German or English can be downloaded via Internet (Contests-ToDo!-Application) or requested from the organiser.
Within the framework of the "TO DO! - Contest" the organiser is once more looking for tourism projects or measures worldwide which have already been realised and where the different needs and interests of the local population are ensured by involving the people in the planning and implementation process.
Concepts and project ideas cannot be considered. Deadline for application: August 31st, 2003.

Further information:
Studienkreis für Tourismus und Entwicklung e.V., Kapellenweg 3, D-82541 Ammerland/Starnberger See,
Tel. +49-(0)8177-1783, Fax: +49-(0)8177-1349,


Responsible for the text: Klaus Betz