Building Economic Sustainability through Tourism Project

October 2018

This month locals and internationals gathered to participate in the ‘Old to New’ walk from Al Weibdeh to Abdali in celebration of World Tourism Day. The Pathways to Professionalism program celebrated its expansion to Level 3, which offers specialized training for skilled hotel employees. USAID BEST and Salt Development Corporation launched a training course for future guides in As-Salt to create new job opportunities and enhance tourism experiences. A tourism awareness campaign developed by BEST and the Jordanian Hashemite Fund for Human Development seeks to encourage youth in the south of Jordan to join the tourism sector.