Destination Mekong, Mekong Faces

Jens Uwe Parkitny

February 2, 2022

Jens Uwe Parkitny Special Advisor (Strategy) CEO at Oway Group (Myanmar) Linkedin-in What excites you about the Mekong Region? While working as a travel writer, I visited many countries around…

Destination Mekong, Mekong Faces

Gavin Bell

February 2, 2022

Gavin Bell Chief Development Officer Linkedin-in What excites you about the Mekong Region? After working in many other regions, coming to Cambodia in 2018 with a few weeks’ notice was…

Destination Mekong, Mekong Faces

Jens Thraenhart

February 1, 2022

Jens Thraenhart Founder Linkedin-in “As the role of Destination Marketing and Management Organizations evolves, so must its business model. The public and private sectors must collaborate. Together, these two forces…

2019, 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth, Cambodia, Case Study, Experience Mekong Collection, Resource Library, SDG 1: No Poverty, SDG 10: Reduced Inequalities, SDG 12: Responsible Consumption and Production, Tourism, Tours

Streets International

January 4, 2022

As a social business, Soksabike aims to provide tourists with the chance to experience the authentic Cambodia and to promote a direct tourist spending to the local entrepreneurs.

2021, 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth, Cambodia, Mekong Heroes, News, Non-profit, People, Press Release, SDG 1: No Poverty, SDG 10: Reduced Inequalities, SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities, SDG 2: Zero Hunger, SDG 3: Good Health and Well-being, SDG 4: Quality Education, Tourism

Second Mekong Hero Celebrated at 2021 Destination Mekong Summit

November 30, 2021

During its second Summit on 21-22 October, Destination Mekong proudly honored late Srey Bandaul, co-founder of Phare Ponleu Selpak in Cambodia, as its second Mekong Hero.

2021, All LMR, News, Press Release, Sustainability, Sustainable Development Goals, Tourism

Destination Mekong aligns with other tourism leaders to sign the Glasgow Declaration on climate action in tourism

November 18, 2021

18 November 2021, Phnom Penh, Cambodia Destination Mekong became a proud signatory of the Glasgow Declaration on Climate Action in Tourism at the COP26. As part of its efforts to…

Destination Mekong, Mekong Faces

Catherine Germier-Hamel

November 17, 2021

Catherine Germier-Hamel Chief Executive Officer Linkedin-in What excites you about the Mekong Region? I first traveled to the Mekong region through the many stories shared by my parents about their…

News, Press Release

Destination Mekong takes the next step towards boosting tourism recovery in the Mekong region

November 16, 2021

16 November 2021, Phnom Penh, Cambodia Destination Mekong is strengthening its executive capacities towards playing a leading role in the post-COVID tourism recovery in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS). As…

Destination Mekong, Mekong Faces

Gerrit Krüger

November 12, 2021

Gerrit Kruger Chief Marketing Officer Linkedin-in "To create good tourism, we need to build pride in communities in their culture, offerings, and products and provide capacity to enable balanced tourism.…

2017, 9 Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure, All LMR, COVID-19 Innovations, Manuals, Resource Library, Tourism

GMS Tourism Recovery Communications Plan

October 31, 2021

As ASEAN pursues greater regional integration and the development of a single economic community, advancements in the region’s aviation industry are essential to boost economic connectivity and tourism. Half the…