Building Economic Sustainability through Tourism Project

March 2017

The Jordan Trail Association’s first thru-hike began this month. Mayor of As-Salt, Bilal Al Momani sits down for a question and answer session about the changes occurring in As-Salt as Jordan’s first distinctive destination. Community members of South Ghor gather to learn about the benefits of careers and training in the hotel industry. Four professors from Yarmouk University have begun training under the ‘Back to Tourism’ initiative to learn current industry practices. USAID BEST offers support to tourism marketing campaigns that target Chinese and Scandinavian audiences. Jordan Restaurant Association conducts food safety and customer service trainings for 100 restaurant employees. Royal Aero Sport Club Jordan Dead Sea location is now offering skydiving!