Wednesday, November 12th
Free to members, $10 suggested donation for nonmembers to help support our programs
Bring your lunch
Martha Honey, Ph.D.
Martha Honey is co-founder and Executive Director of the Center for Responsible Travel (CREST), a non-profit research institute with offices in Washington, DC and at Stanford University. Founded in 2003, CREST's mission is to promote responsible tourism policies and practices globally so that local communities may thrive and steward their cultural resources and biodiversity.
Over the last two decades, Martha has written and lectured widely on ecotourism, Travelers' Philanthropy, cruise and resort tourism, and certification issues. Her books include Ecotourism and Sustainable Development: Who Owns Paradise? (Island Press, 1999 and 2008) and Ecotourism and Certification: Setting Standards in Practice (Island Press, 2002). She is currently writing a book on coastal and cruise tourism (Selling Sunshine, Island Press, 2015).
Previously, Martha worked for 20 years as a journalist based in East Africa and Central America. She holds a Ph.D. in African history from the University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Please note that this is a special program and not the November Global Connections, which will take place on November 18th.
Thank you to our program host, CIEE.