Education and Vocational Training

GDAGreenDreamAcademy, partner in Talent | Tourism | Development, aims to give a quality boost to tourism in Africa.

We want to provide vocational training for employees in the tourism sector in Africa and by doing so contribute to sustainable development of economies in emerging countries. We want to raise the quality of service upto a level that’s needed to fully exploit the potential of the growing tourism industry.

GreenDreamAcademy focuses on training, research and consultancy in sustainable development of tourism destinations. Together with the client we examine how the talent of (potential) employees can be unlocked in order to tourism and hospitality services of sufficient quality.

GreenDreamAcademy develops customized training courses in the fields of hospitality, tourism entrepreneurship, leadership, maintenance and management, marketing, communication, business skills and training for employees of subcontractors that are crucial in the overall value of a tourist company.

In the end the vocational training will contribute to the breadth of sustainable development of local communities. Green Dream Academy assesses projects on the contribution to equality, diversity and prosperity of the community in the area where the project in question is located.

GreenDreamAcadmy partners are NHTV and the Dutch Government.

In the inititial phase the GreenDreamAcadmy is limited to operations in Ethiopia and Rwanda, following the Solomon’s Hidden Treasures, a concept for sustainable tourism Development.