November 29, 2016
by Laura Selenz

COMPASS organized Roadshow for Kenyan tour operators

In early November, COMPASS organized a successful Roadshow across Europe for the Kenyan tour operator network Gems of Kenya. The motto was: Holidays in Kenya, but different! Unlike the trade fairs and events that we had organized for Gems of … Continue reading

August 13, 2015
by Henriette Stieger

CBI Workshops on Innovation and Cooperation in Kenyan Tourism Sector

In an earlier blog post our managing director Karsten Palme reported about the Export Coaching Programme for the Kenyan tourism sector which is organized by the CBI (Centre for the Promotion of Imports from developing countries), a Dutch public agency … Continue reading

February 23, 2015
by Karsten Palme
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Tourism Promotion in Kenya

The tourism sector in Kenya has an outstanding importance for the countries’ economy. It is the most important sector for foreign exchange earnings, creates thousands of jobs and was supposed to be a stable and successful part of the economy. … Continue reading

December 8, 2014

Tourism and Peace project with Master students from Cologne Business School

Together with four students, Professor Dirk Reiser and the Peace Institute at the University of Klagenfurt represented by Cordula Wohlmuther, Compass has restarted the “Tourism and Peace” project. With the help of Bonnie Lewtas, Elisabeth Klemens, Xiaolu Zhang and Hanno … Continue reading

October 13, 2014
by Karsten Palme

Minimizing negative effects of crises on tourism and how to improve the image of Vietnam in the media

How can tourist destinations respond to crises? Which elements does crisis management include? How can the media spotlight be turned away from bad news onto good news? What does belong to a successful tourism media campaign? Answers to these questions … Continue reading