Norwegian Agency For Exchange Cooperation (NOREC)

NORWEGIAN AGENCY FOR EXCHANGE COOPERATION (NOREC)

Norwegian Agency Fir Exchange Cooperation (NOREC) formely FK Norway (Fredskorpset) mainly arranges reciprocal exchanges of personnel between organizations in Norway and developing countries. Their objective is to contribute to lasting improvements in economic, social and political conditions around the world. The exchange occurs in a partnership between two or more organizations or companies, with support from FK Norway. The aim is to promote the mutual exchange of knowledge, experiences and skills. This goes both ways: the organization or company both sends and receives participants.

FK Norway is a public body answerable to the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and fully state funded. Over the past ten years, about 4,300 participants have been exchanged. 

 

COMMUNITY BASED TOURISM BUSINESSES SUPPORT PROGRAMME 2016-2017

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Kenya Community Based Tourism Network (KECOBAT), Uganda Community Tourism Association (UCOTA) and Tanzania Association of Cultural Tourism (TACTO) are involved with exchange of staff. The exchange between umbrella organisations for community tourism in Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania aims to develop and assist community based tourism enterprises through the work of umbrella organisations for community tourism in Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania.

About KECOBAT

The Kenya Community Based Tourism Network (KECOBAT) network was launched in August 2003 as a membership umbrella organization representing the interest of Community Based Tourism (CBT) organizations in Kenya.

It aims to facilitate information sharing; delivering appropriate technical support and advisory services; mediating and lobbying their interests to government and other relevant institutions and thereby integrating community concerns into national tourism.

Contact Us

Mutall Business Centre , Kiserian

P.O BOX 42745 - 00100,

Nairobi, Kenya   

Tel: +254 (0) 20 231 9458

Cell: +254 726 489 446,

      +254 720 546 457

Email: info@kecobat.org

Website: www.kecobat.org