ZATI AGMThe 16th ZATI AGM was a dynamic, interesting meeting which was enjoyed by those who attended meeting, the afternoon presentations and the cocktail party. The executive board and trustees would like to thank those that kindly sponsored the AGM the Park Hyatt Zanzibar for the conference space, Zanzibar Serena Hotel and QMB for the wonderful cocktail party and special tasting menu and finally to Vodacom for the Readmore

Zanzibar Tourism Summit Resolutions & Branding Committee

Zanzibar Tourism Summit Resolutions & Branding CommitteeThe first ever Tourism Summit was a great success and a good number of members attended. The program was diverse but the central focus was on improving services, communication between government and private sector and creating a joint agreement on the way forward. The 12 resolutions link can be accessed here including information on the agreed future committee for the next 12 Readmore

A Taste of Zanzibar and Tourism Promotion

NEWS AND FUN STUFF Food Festival in Forodhani – ….a taste of ZanzibarFarid Himid, a local cultural expert has organised another food festival where local vendors and hotels in Zanzibar share their signature dishes with each other and the general public. This event will be called “The Taste of Zanzibar” and will be held at Forodani Park in Stonetown on July 25th and 26th between 5pm and 10pm. Readmore

ZATI engagement with government and the passing of Christian Moorhouse-Chilcott

ZATI ENGAGEMENT WITH GOVERNMENTZanzibar Association of Tour Operators ForumZATI joined the Zanzibar Association of Tour Operators Forum on Responsible and Sustainable Tourism on April 16th at Madinat Al Bahr. The event was well attended by top government officials, representatives from the police force, tour operators, NGO’s and Associations. There were presentations made by both the public and private sector on important for example safety and security; multiple taxation, Readmore

Pemba Tourisport Awards,Food Festival & Responsible Tourism

Pemba Tourisports Bonanza 2019Opening on 28th July and closing on the 5th August you are all welcome to participate in this annual event. The timetable can be found on this Pemba Sports link. Information from their website – can be found here on the activities and other information such as traditional bullfighting accompanied by a sendoff of donkey parade, double outrigger race, marathon, all Pemba traditional dance show, Readmore

Apprenticeship Program and ZATI related news

Welcome to the February updates which will include information on the following in plus we hope that you and your guests enjoyed the Busara Music Festival:Renewing Zati membership and office news Apprenticeship mobilisation workshopsZATI meetings with government and NGO’sAdditional news in relation to Zanzibar and tourismApprenticeship Program The ZATI apprenticeship program team recently held a series of hotel mobilization workshops to encourage our members working in the hotel industry Readmore