goes beyond buildings, transport, energy and finance and involves
supporting the wider community and local environments
Cafalo Pty Ltd
is proud to have supported the recently held Ecotourism Australia
International Ecotourism Conference 2006 in Townsville..
brought together for the first time from around the world a number
of Ecotourism Societies and community delegates.
a delegate from the Sao Paulo Forest Institute in Brazil to come
to Australia and work with youth of Townsville as part of the Ecotourism
delegate was able to support and present at the Urban Nature: Youth
Ecotourism Forum involving Townsville senior school students and
student mentors from James Cook University.
delegate also assisted in the successful international video conference
between students of Townsville and youth of São Paulo held
at Reef HQ, and presented at a landcare community event.
International Video Conference
from the São Paulo Forest Institute, was supported
by Cafalo Pty Ltd and hosted by Elizabeth Booth from Annandale.
She participated in our Urban Nature- Youth Ecotourism Forum,
sharing her experience with young people from Sao Paulo’s
favelas who found eco-jobs and helped organise a videoconference
link with these students on Wednesday 1 November.
participated on a Community presentation organised by Coastal
Dry Tropics Landcare on Friday 3 November where she talked about
São Paulo green Belt Biosphere Reserve Projects, including
environmental conservation around Sao Paulo and youth program
with strong social concerns.