Community tourism in Ecuador: An integral and community-based proposal for rural development


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Guest post by Iván M. García, FUNDER Executive Director in Ecuador. Ecuador is a rich country, full of poor people. With a surface area of 260,000 km2 and more than 16,000,000 inhabitants, Ecuador is a country with a wide variety and abundance of natural resources: thousands of hectares of land dedicated or available for agricultural activity … Continue reading Community tourism in Ecuador: An integral and community-based proposal for rural development

English Instruction for Community-based Tourism in Ecuador


One of the latest development projects CEF is supporting is the promotion of community-based tourism in the canton of Sigchos – a small region located in the Ecuadorian Andes and around 40 miles South-West of Quito, the capital of Ecuador. Although very remote, Sigchos is a very special place with a large number of natural … Continue reading English Instruction for Community-based Tourism in Ecuador