THETA – the SETA for the tourism and hospitality industry– has announced its learner programme for 2010. Details are posted on its website www.theta.org.za. From the looks of the website, the programme appears to be intended for large employers. Small employers will find it appealing only if they participated previously.
I hope we don’t abuse the concept and the word itself, whether hyphenated or not.
I’ve been involved in eco-tourism, stayed at an eco-lodge, even walked on an eco-trail. Yes, they have a connection to ecology, but do they do less harm to the environment than similar activities?