2020, Report TIMOR-LESTE TOURISM REBOOT Initiative Proactive Plan For The After-Corona Era |

This concept paper presents a strategic crisis-action plan for Timor-Leste’s tourism sector to counter the impacts of COVID-19 and prepared for a new era in travel. It is presented in five sections, including: the pandemic crisis and its impact on international tourism; best practice examples of how destinations across the globe are managing the dynamics of the crisis and planning for a new era of travel; anecdotal stories of how the current State of Emergency instigated by the health crisis is affecting tourism stakeholders in Timor-Leste and a summary of a COVID-19 Tourism Impact Survey conducted by the USAID’s Tourism For All Project; a recommended Timor-Leste Tourism Reboot Initiative (TLTRI); and an outline of assistance that USAID’s Tourism For All Project will provide to help navigate the uncertain times is provided.

Organisations: USAID’s Tourism For All Project Authors: